These mid Victorian hairpins feature lush three dimensional blossoms atop textured quatrefoil bases. The flowers attach to their long gilt silver pins with a hinge so they will always sit properly no matter the shape of your updo. A serious upgrade from the bobby pins scattered throughout your house.
14k gold, gilt silver
15/16" diameter flowers, 3 3/4" pins
1837 — 1901
The best “costume jewelry” during the Georgian era was pinchbeck, a top-secret formula that looked — and wore — just like gold.
please note:Terms of Sale
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.