The wishlist name can't be left blank

Silver & enamel hand mirror

£ 245

Silversmith
Place

Birmingham

Year

1928

Gorgeous silver hand mirror with a bright and attractive yellow enamel back with a delicate engraved pattern fanning out from the centre and a scrolling leaf design around the perimeter. Importantly, the enamel is in perfect condition as is the original bevelled mirror.

Vitreous enamel is a decorative, glass-like coating fused on to a metallic base, historically applied on gold, silver and copper. The earliest known enamelled objects were made in 13th century BC during the Mycenæan period.

Length
240mm (9 1/2")
Depth
130mm (5")
Condition
Excellent
Reference
5174
£ Shipping to