Antique French Wax Orange Blossom Wedding Tiara with sweet flowers and wax dipped buds. Since Victorian times, Orange Blossoms were worn as a Bride's Head Crown as symbols of happiness and fertility ~ because the orange tree blooms and bears fruit at the same time. ca early 1900's. This Bridal Headpiece or Tiara has a multitude of Wax Buds on Silkwrapped Wire. The headpiece measures about 7" x 8" x 2~1/2" high, it still has the original elastic
Orange Blossoms are symbolized as happiness and fulfillment, which is why many brides in Spanish or Latin American cultures will choose them for their wedding. They can be seen in the bouquet, decorations, and even in the bride's hair.