Antique convex glass needlepoint vanity set - rare
A beautiful matching mirror and brush set with ornate handles and framing.
This brass vanity piece contains it's original petit point embroidery, a stunning floral bouquet of botanicals protected behind glass, while the handle contains delicate and ornate scrollwork. This item is most likely from the 1920's-1930's as is a popular style for the time and has a glass covering on the back which is typical of older vanity items. The glass is domed which is unusual.
The protective glass backs is in good condition - there are some minor marks to the embroidery/staining but all can be seen in the images.
This brass Victorian vanity set contains it's original embroidery/stitch work, a stunning floral piece, protected behind glass, while the handles contain delicate and ornate scrollwork and detailing. The convex glass backing is unusual and add to the stunning nature of the pieces.
The mirror in this pair is in great condition with age expected wear in the form of very minor marks/tarnish. The protective glass backs on these items are in great condition - there are some minor marks to the embroidery/staining but all can be seen in the images. Wear like this can be expected due to the age of the item.
The brush is also in good condition for it's age. Some bristles have become bent or thin due to age and use but these elements are of an expected amount for the age of these items. These bristles are natural boar brush bristles and are not plastic. This brush is intended as a decorative item only but can be used depending on your personal assessment of the bristles.
All wear can be seen in the images but for the age of these items they are in good condition and match the charm of it's aesthetic.
Perfect as a gift for a vintage beauty lover.
Due to restrictions on animal based products this item is not available for AUS customers.