1920s Vintage feather quill lacquered fancy millinery hat trims made in France, 2974

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Made in France, these NOS lacquered quill fancy feather trims still have the Paris label of origin attached to them. They are constructed of two black feathers with a painted/lacquered finish that are glued together, one of which has had the shaft cut away at the base. Pasted onto these black base feathers in a striped pattern are feathers in contrasting colors (as listed). They are in very good condition, but exceedingly delicate due to the age of the glue, and need to be re-pasted before using. All the parts are there, so just removed from packaging with care.

New Old Stock millinery feather trims, 1920s-40s. Uses: millinery/hats, lapel pins, hat pins, hair accessories, fascinators.

Trims will ship to you in an archival, clear plastic, resealable envelope in which they has been carefully stored for protection and conservation.

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We use the USPS and are set up to ship first class package (the most economical) and priority mail for domestic purchases. For international purchases, we use first class international service as it is almost as fast as priority and about half the cost. Insurance is up to you- we use delivery confirmation on all US packages.


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Returns & exchanges
I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations
Contact me within: 7 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 14 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 2 hours of purchase
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Questions about your order?
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Additional return information
In 22 years of selling trims, we have had less than 1% returns on our trims. If you receive your item and are not happy with it, please contact us and we will refund your purchase price when we receive the item back in the same condition it was sent out in. Again, insurance is up to you, and we use delivery confirmation.