This hand mirror is a special one, fit for a collector.
It is very high quality.
It measures 7" long and 2.25 wide.
It has some nice weight to it.. 6 oz.
The painting is superb.... painted on porcelain.
A very talented artist..paints with great detail and
captures her calm, relaxed personality.
She is a beauty with brown flowing hair and
creamy white skin. She is wearing a red dress
The frame is superb as well.
Made of bronze with gold gilt finish.
The mirror is beveled and in mint condition.
Both sides of the top there is a French metal bow with ribbons.
Also the bottom, both sides is a French metal bow facing south.
The frame has very ornate tiny bars and ribbons that
cress cross around the handle.
There is a loop at the bottom of the handle.
Also there are a strand of leaves on each corner of the frame.
The mirror is perfect. It is of very high quality.
No dings of dents.
No gaps on the tops sides where the frame is put together.
No damage to the portrait, no scratches, it is secure in the frame.
The gold is still nice and bright.
There is some nice patina on the portrait side.
On the mirror side the gold is a little brighter, because
it faced down and has no patina except for the handle has
a little bit..
Rare Superb Antique French 7" Bronze Hand Mirror w/ Stunning Miniature Portrait