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A superb antique early Victorian hair ornament comb / tiara decorated with natural coral and horn tines or teeth. Graduated sizes of coral beads and all beautifully set in a gilded silver framework hallmarked for .800 silver. Pivoting hinge which would allow it to be worn anywhere within the coiffure, at the back, side, or even the front as a lovely tiara. This piece is truly beautiful, to wear or to just display, this is a must for any hair comb collection! Measures 4". Condition is quite…

Diamond and pearl tiara on a two-pronged blonde tortoiseshell comb, circa 1890. Sold by Sotheby's and described by them: "The center is decorated with a spray of stylised flowering motifs, set throughout with circular- and rose-cut diamonds, highlighted by three natural pearls, on a series of scrolls supporting graduated star motifs set with similarly-cut diamonds, mounted in silver topped gold, to a two -pronged comb of horn, connected by a metal hinge and frame.”