These antique gold metal thread bobbles were used for many decorative trimmings throughout the 19th early 20th century. I have seen these used for pillows, lamps and costume. Wooden forms are hand wrapped with gold metal thread with a glass beaded detail. </span><span style="font-size: 1.4em;">There is a loop for hanging. Bobbles are rare unused old stock in a dark bronze with pink, silver and black beads. Each piece measures about 1.25 inches in length.