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This dainty white flower is blooming from antique barbed wire flower stem. Accent your favorite vase and add a cottage chic romantic touch to your homes’ room décor. Because these flowers are not big, it makes them perfect for a small space like a covered porch, bedroom, bathroom or office desk.

The flowers stem is a Joseph Glidden simple double stranded wire. Glidden's invention made barbed wire more effective and developed the machinery to mass-produce the wire. His U.S. patent was issued November 24, 1874.

The wire is difficult to work with not only because of the double-wire but in finding wire that does not break apart from age.

One Flower Available: 11 1/2"
Approx Size of Bloom: 1 ¾” x ¾”
Materials: 50+ year old barn tin from Alabama, Antique barbed wire from Tennessee, rusted wire, paint and enamel (to help preserve the flower and prevent rust transfer).
Note: If you would like your flower shortened, let me know in the message to seller.

Because each piece is handmade with storied materials, they are one-of-a-kind and will vary. All of the pieces in my store are original designs and artwork - copyrights 1998-2012 Merritt Hyde.

Thank you for visiting my shop http://www.etsy.com/shop/merritthyde

Metal Flower White Cottage Chic Romantic Home Accents Floral Art Room Decor Antique Barbed Wire Stem


  • Handmade item
  • Materials: barn tin, tin, metal, vintage metal, reclaimed barn tin, reclaimed metal, antique barbed wire, barbed wire, wire, enamel, reclaimed barbed wire, salvaged, recycled
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 1147 reviews
  • Favorited by: 13 people