Wedding Tiara cir 1820
Silver wedding tiara with original box,
Silver Tiara with gilt highlights, inspired by myrtle leaves and flowers. Probably English or French cir 1820 with original black card box [lid missing] Approx 5ins or 11 cms across. The wire frame can be eased.
The Myrtle plant was used in ancient Greece to denote love and purity.
The Myrtle is sacred to godesses Venus, Demeter and Aphrodite .