Antique Tortoiseshell and Silver Kanzashi
A very delightful early 19th Century Japanese Womens Tortoiseshell Kanzashi. Made from tortoiseshell or BEKKO and beautifully engraved with silver floral motifs. In excellent condition.
Dimensions: 110 mm Long x 35mm Wide.
Kanzashi came into wide use during the Edo period. During this period hairstyles became larger and more complicated and a large number of ornaments were used as adornments. Around this time Artisans began to produce more finely crafted products.
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