19th Century Antique Chinese Turtle Shell Vanity Mirror For Sale
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19th Century Antique Chinese Turtle Shell Vanity Mirror

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Here is a rare and unusual antique, Chinese vanity mirror presented in a turtle shell. The mirror is in a mahogany frame, expertly carved with lotus flowers and mounted in a carved mahogany stand. We will all probably never see another object of art like this one, an estate piece for the true collector.  

Details

  • In the Style Of
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 2 ft. 3 in. x W 21.5 in. x D 11 in.H 67.31 cm x W 54.61 cm x D 27.94 cm
  • Seller Location
    Palm Beach, FL
  • Seller Reference Number
    3298
  • Reference Number
    LU86035657823
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Located in Palm Beach, FL
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