Edwardian swallow wedding comb in 18 karats gold. Two swallows in solid gold adorn the upper part of the head jewel. The birds have an imitation pearl at the end of their beaks. The comb is made of bakelite (imitating blonde tortoise shell). Wedding hair comb, Art Nouveau period – Edwardian period.
Height : 4,1 cm
Width : 6,8 cm
Size of the swallow motif : 2,7 cm x 4,5 cm
Condition : slightly pricked pearl, a glued teeth
Weight : 9,50 gr
Authentic head jewel, this 20th century hairstyle accessory will adorn and sublimate your hair and give it a romantic final touch.
Fashion point: in the 19th and 20th century, women wore their hair in twists on the top of their heads and curls hanging from each side of the face. They added a comb, flowers, leaves or jewelled ribbons to their hairstyle.