Antique Pair of Kanzashi Hair Ornaments

$648.00

stunning hand made flowers inset with coral and metal streamers

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Antique Pair of Kanzashi Hair Ornaments

A remarkable and highly detailed Antique pair of rare hand made Geisha Kanzashi bira bira hair ornaments from the mid Meiji Era Japan 1880 to early 1900s.  Intricate and delicately hand crafted these Kanzashi hair pins are decorated with gilt brass and silver Sakura Cherry Blossom flowers and leaves inset with natural pink coral.  Long silvered streamers intersected with patterned silvered and gilded butterflies create a stunning effect. Catching and reflecting a dance of light beams with each movement.  Both Kanzashi are beautifully preserved and in excellent to very good condition. Very rare to find high status Geisha ornamentation in this condition.

Shipping is via Australia Post with tracking and insurance and is approximately 8 business days to most international locations.

Dimensions of each Kanzashi approximately 19 cm or 7.5 inches length.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanzashi