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hair pin, Qing Dynasty Kingfisher feather Hair Pin Chinese Vintage Antique Tian-tsui 點翠

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This is a hair p bluein made from laying kingfisher bird feathers on silver metal. The technique and the beautiful blue fluorescent feathers were highly p bluerized and sought after in 19th century China.Kingfishers are tiny birds and it takes a lot of skill to use their feathers in this manner. The technique, called tian-tsui, means \u201cdotting with kingfishers\u201d and involves adhering the feathers onto metal. This technique disap bluep blueeared during the Chinese Revolution in the 1940\u2032s.It's a fabulous p blueiece of history.Head size: 2" wide x 1 1/2" long, 4 1/5" long with p bluein

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