Lot 1601 (The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction, 21st January 2021)
Sold for £700
Condition good to fair.
Enamel generally good. Front of the frame with general surface wear and tarnish throughout, also a dent towards the bottom of the frame, and minor area (approximately 5mm) bleeding towards top (suggestive of electroplate). Areas of solder towards bottom edge of frame likely from manufacturing process, also further areas bleeding around edge. Back with general wear throughout, including holes from original position of the hanging chain. Mirror with imperfection towards top right, also what appears to be a loss (mostly hidden by frame) to the left hand side bevelling, and a further nibble towards the top right.
Plenty of additional images are now available illustrating this.
Mirror 29cm x 42cm
ARTS & CRAFTS MARQUISE SHAPED WALL MIRROR,
the brass frame embossed with Celtic bands and inset two blue enamel roundels, 67cm wide
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