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Very Old Hair Barrette?

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Dug this hair barrette from a very old home site.



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7 hours ago, Mark Gillespie said:

Dug this hair barrette

I believe that is for a woman's shawl, it would be missing the pin that goes through the material.

I have seen similar pieces before, it should date around the late 1800's to early 1930's.

Most were made out of silver or silver plating.

Very nice find.

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I found pieces of one with similar pattern and also thought it was part of a frame. Nice finds.

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