Gold ruby wedding combs in 14 karat yellow gold (585 thousandths). Pair of hair combs decorated with a gold line applied on a structure of blond tortoise shell. The gold line is set with five round rubies, alternating with four fine pearls. One comb has 36 teeth. Wedding combs from the late 19th century, early 20th century.
A real head jewel, this early 20th century hairdressing accessory will adorn and sublimate your hair and give it a romantic final touch. It will be the perfect accessory for a wedding.
Dimensions : 55 mm x 30 mm
Estimated weight of the rubies : 0,10 carat
Diameter of a pearl : 2,25 mm
Condition : fine scratch on the gold band
Weight : 7.20 gr
Hairstyling point: in the 19th to 20th centuries, women wore their hair in heart-shaped twists and curls framing each side of the face. They added a comb, flowers, leaves or jewelled ribbons to their hairstyle.