An outstanding hand mirror decorated with a wonderful mint green guilloche enamel Made from English sterling silver , solid not plated, it is fully hallmarked for the highly collectable Birmingham assay office and struck for the year 1940. The makers mark is also present for the silversmith. The mirror is the original bevelled mirror and in a good clear, usable condition. Excellent condition measuring 11 1/2" x 4" x 1/2.
THE MIRROR IS IN NEAR PERFECT CONDITION. THE ENAMEL IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH NO CHIPS. MADE IN CHESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND THE MIRROR HAS AN ART DECO DESIGN AND HAS MINT GREEN GUILLOCHE ENAMEL ON TOP OF A TURNED PATTERN. YOU WILL NEVER SEE THESE ITEMS BEING MADE AGAIN AS THE SKILLS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE THE PROCESS TOO COSTLY. CRAFTSMANSHIP BECOMING OBSOLETE, THERE ARE NOT MANY OF THESE SOLID STERLING SILVER TREASURES LEFT THAT HAVE BEEN STORED IN PERFECT CONDITION LIKE THIS ONE HAS.
The item "STERLING SILVER GUILLOCHE Ladies Hand Mirror English Hallmark Birmingham Essay" is in sale since Thursday, December 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Brushes & Grooming Sets". The seller is "diagonalley155" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.This item can be shipped worldwide.