Something of which you have too much yourself may have lost its tangible value for you over time. It could have become no more than a custom, a habit of possession. But if you share it with somebody who does not have it, this might fulfill for this person a special need and proves it value once again.
Sharing gives a revaluation of someones own achievements. The piece in the hand of Madame Étourdi is the same as her hair. By offering it to someone, it turns into gold.
The size is 55 x 37 x 23 cm.