A phenomenal Art Nouveau hair ornament modeled in the shape of shell and embellished with feathers, turquoise cabochons and cerise-hued rubies set in gold. Utterly splendid.
coin silver, 18k gold (tests), turquoise cabochons, 5 pear cut rubies approximately .55ctw
5 1/8" total length, 1 7/8" x 2 1/8" shell
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1837 — 1901
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Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.