A Dragonfly signifies New Beginnings. The Victorians were inspired by their lifecycle to reflect on transformation, and the idea of embracing change rather than fearing it- of honoring the ability to handle whatever the future may bring.
This piece incorporates the "whiplash line," one of the signatures of the Art Nouveau style.
This barrette measures 3-3/4” long. It comes with the card pictured, in a gift box.