Antique Art Nouveau Era Primitive Faux Bois Beveled Glass Vanity Hand Mirror

This rustic faux bois ("false wood") hand mirror dates from 1895-1910.

This measures 8" x 3 1/2". It is 1 5/8" across the hole at the end of the handle.

The oval beveled mirror is set into a composite material that some say is made to resemble horn, or antlers, others declare these to be bakelite. We are unsure of the material, but it looks like a composite resin made to look like the bark of a tree, to us. The mirror is held in place, secured by a bent wood twig surround.

This has a circular hole at the end of the handle, some say these were to hang on a wall; others say it's purely decoration.

The mirror reflects nicely, with no distortion.

Colors: deep brown and black; this appears lighter than it truly is, as we tried to show the details better by lightening the images.

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Perfect utilitarian decor for your cabin in the woods or for your rustic themed guest bedroom ~ add piles of plaid blankets and cozy quilts, a few good old hardbound books on cabin living, and an old lantern to create a cozy getaway for your guests!

Item ID: VI-107-J

$115 $85 USD SALE

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