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Ornament, Hair, D21.12

Physical Description

Silver, enamel hairpin consisting of tapering tubular body curved up at broad end and capped by perforated section with central knob. Sheet metal lobster on top decorated with blue/green and yellow/brown enamel. Claws lie on top of two long lines on either side of body which converge toward front and bend down at tips.

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 27 x 19 x 207mm

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