A japanese meiji era (1868-1912) silver gilt wedding bira kanzashi. The symbols of water, a turtle trailing a path after emerging from water, pine boughs and cherry blossoms, bamboo, gift, and six silver and coral dangle on an ear spoon hair stick. Condition: very good antique condition. The only thing to note is the needles missing from two pine branches. Ornament approximately 3.25 x 3 in / 8.3 x 7.6 cm.
Dangles 2.25in / 5.7 cm. Pin 9.25 in / 23.5 cm. This item is made of silver and gilt, coral.