Vintage Hair Combs
·Beautiful adornments for a lady's hair
Last updated 45 weeks ago
René Lalique (French, 1860-1945) - This orchid comb is carved from a single piece of ivory and is set on a gold stem striped with brown enamel. Three leaves extend from the base of the blossom rendered in "plique-à-jour" enamel graduated in hue from delicate peach to pale olive. The central vein of each leaf begins with a short section of light grey enamel and is followed by a row of graduated diamonds 1903-1904. | The Walters Art Museum.