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Wills Capstan Advert Mirror A120
Wills Capstan Advert Mirror A120
Original, quality 1930's / 40's small oak framed vertical rectangular shaped, advertising mirror detailing "Wills Capstan Navy Cut Cigarettes". Some blemishes to the silver on the back of the mirror, but still a good small advertising mirror in good order otherwise. 15.5" x 11.5" exterior. Visible mirror 9.75" x 13.5". 
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Price: 115.00


Large Frys Chocolate Advertising Mirror M181
Original, quality 1920's large horizontal rectangular shaped advertising mirror in the original frame. This bright clean mirror has a few scratches from behind the glass, all to the lef hand side and visible in the pictures and details "Fry's Chocolate" and "Makers to T.M. The King & Queen" and "to H R H The Prince of Wales". The Royal Coat of Arms and Prince of Wales Crest are both in large illustrations. The oak frame has two old screw holes, which have been plugged and finished and is impressed for the maker "J.S Fry & Sons Ltd". A replacement plywood backing board has been fitted on the top of the original one and now all is complete and in good order. Exterior frame 47.5" x 24" x 1". Visible mirror 43.5" x 20". 
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Price: 1,800.00


Large Frys Chocolate Advertising Mirror M181



Large Circular Bevelled Wall Mirror M180
Large Circular Bevelled Wall Mirror M180
Original, quality 1930's / 40's near circular large bevelled wall mirror with a shaped outer frame in birch, a carved panel to the top centre and a replacement ply backboard cut to suit. This larger than average wall mirror does have a blemish to the centre of the mirror glass but otherwise all is complete and in good order. Exterior 35" tall x 36" wide. Visible mirror 29.25" tall x 33" wide. 
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Price: 300.00


Oval Bevelled Brass Toilet Mirror M179
Original, quality 1920's oval, bevelled mirror with a decorative brass frame mounted on the original nickel and brass stand. This most unusual mirror, the first we have seen of this model, has a beaded outer frame in brass, the original backing board, side knobs / grips and stand with four feet. The mirror glass has old misting but no damage, otherwise all is complete and in good and working oder. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Mirror exterior 15.5" x 12". Total 19.25" tall x 14.5" widest and 5.75" front to back.  
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Price: 350.00


Oval Bevelled Brass Toilet Mirror M179



Mahogany Framed Wall Mirror M178
Mahogany Framed Wall Mirror M178
Original, quality small mid to late 19th century rectangular shaped wall mirror in a superb wide mahogany frame with an amazing bead decoration to the inside and outside edges. Complete and in good order. 13" x 10.75" x 1.25". Visible mirror 8" x 6". 
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Price: 135.00


Faux Tortoiseshell Oval Wall Mirror M177
Original, quality late 19th century oval bevelled wall minor with the original plaster on wood frame finished in a faux tortoiseshell pattern. Some mirror scratches to the frame and some minor blemishes to the glass, otherwise complete and in good and order. Exterior 23.5" x 19.75" and 1.5" front to back. Visible mirror 19" x 15". 
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Price: 65.00


Faux Tortoiseshell Oval Wall Mirror M177



Oak Framed Wall Mirror M176
Oak Framed Wall Mirror M176
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped heavy oak mirror frame with the original bevelled oval mirror. The medium to dark oak frame has a beaded outer edge and applied oak roundels decoration, the mirror is a little misty and the reverse has the original ivorine retailer's label for J. Hunter & Co Ltd 16, 18 & 28 St Mary's Parsonage Manchester" and all is complete and in good order. A super example. Exterior 27.75" x 21.5" x 1.25". Visible mirror 20" x 14.5". 
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Price: 135.00


Ebony Hand Mirror M175
Original, quality 1920's circular bevelled glass hand mirror in an ebony surround with a flat handle. The ebony is all made in one piece and is stamped "Real Ebony". All is complete and in good and working order. A very clean larger than normal hand mirror. Visible mirror 6.5" diam, total 12.5" x 7.5" x 0.5" front to back.  
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Price: 56.00


Ebony Hand Mirror M175



Pollard Oak Framed Bevelled Wall MIrror M174
Pollard Oak Framed Bevelled Wall MIrror M174
Original, quality mid 19th century rectangular shaped wide Pollard Oak veneered frame with a later replacement mirror glass fitted. Some good veneer repairs to the edges, refinished and complete and in good order. Exterior 24.75" x 21" x 1.5". Visible mirror 17" x 13". 
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Price: 200.00


Rectangular Wall Mirror M172
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped bevelled wall mirror in the original faux tortoiseshell plaster covered wooden frame. The mirror glass is bloomy and with a few minor blemishes. Complete and in good order. 18" x 11" x 0.75". Visible mirror 14.5" x 7.5". 
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Price: 65.00


Rectangular Wall Mirror M172



Oval Bevelled Wall Mirror M169
Oval Bevelled Wall Mirror M169
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped bevelled wall mirror with a plaster decorated on wooden frame in the original matt gilt finish, rubbed to some edges and to some high points, otherwise complete and in good order with the original wooden backing boards. Exterior 36.5" x 21.5" x 1.75" front to back. Visible mirror 33" x 18". 
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Price: 115.00


Bass Advertising Mirror M168
Original, quality 1920's / 30's most unusual bar back advertising mirror for "Bass" Ales. This example has an oval bevelled mirror to the centre with a decorative hammered finish copper frame in the form of an old manuscript and mounted with an easel backstand. The mirror is detailed "Bass in Bottle" with the red triangle "trade mark". The copper frame is embossed to the top with swags "By Appointment Brewers to the King" and to the bottom "Bass". The reverse has a tin backing and an unpolished copper easel backstand. Impressed for the maker "W. Davis & Son Birmingham". Some blemishes to the left and right hand edges of the mirror and some old bends to the easel backstand. Nevertheless, all is complete and in good and working order otherwise. 13" x 11.5" and 1.75" front to back folded down. 5.5" front to back when up. 
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Price: 485.00


Bass Advertising Mirror M168



Mahogany Hand Mirror M166
Mahogany Hand Mirror M166
Original, quality mid to late 19th century mahogany rectangular shaped hand mirror with two inset 'Mother of Pearl' studs and a mirror glass with a decorative bevelled finish. Some very minor scratches, otherwise complete and in good and working order. A good look-in mirror. Total 11.5" x 4.5" x 0.25". 
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Price: 65.00


Mahogany Milliners Shop Hand Mirror M165
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular shaped milliners or similar shop hand mirror in mahogany. A super shape in super condition. 17.75" x 7.75" x 0.5". 
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Price: 135.00


Mahogany Milliners Shop Hand Mirror M165



Circular Mirror with 12 Concave Decorations M164
Circular Mirror with 12 Concave Decorations M164
Original, quality 1920's circular wall mirror, with a pie-crust bevelled decoration around the outer edge and twelve concave small circular mirrors within. All is mounted on a thick light oak coloured backboard with a wall hanging ring. Some minor scratches otherwise complete and in good and working order. 11.75" diam x 1". 
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Price: 95.00


Decorative 1940's Wall Mirror M162
Original, quality walnut veneered on ply 1940's wall mirror in the fashion of a Georgian mirror. This clean example has a shaped outer frame with a fancy trim around the rectangular shaped mirror with an Eagle to the top. The reverse has the original maker's plaque for "ATSONEA". Complete and in good order. Exterior 37" tall and 20.5" widest. Visible mirror 21.5" x 13.25". 
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Price: 156.00


Decorative 1940's Wall Mirror M162



Bass Advertising Mirror M161
Bass Advertising Mirror M161
Original, quality 1920's / 30's rectangular shaped advertising mirror in the original oak frame. This example is detailed "Draught Bass" with the red triangular logo to the mirror and "Bass & Co Ltd" impressed to the frame and ivorine swags to the top "By Appointment Brewers to HM The King & HRH The Prince of Wales". The frame also has two copper emblems, the Prince of Wales Feathers and the Royal Coat of Arms. All original and in super condition. Exterior 22.5" x 18.25" x 0.75". Visible mirror 16.5" x 12.5". 
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Price: 485.00


Meux's Advertising Mirror M160
Original, quality 1920's oval plaster framed bevelled wall mirror with a simulated wood grained finish and a beaded edge. This clean example is detailed to the upper section of the mirror glass with the horseshoe 'trade mark' and "Meux's" for Friary Meux Ales. The plaster frame still has faint traces of other transfer details of "Friary Meux's Ales" and all is complete and in good order. Exterior 31.75" x 20.5" x 1.5" front to back. Visible mirror 26.5" x 14.75". 
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Price: 230.00


Meux's Advertising Mirror M160



Old Priory Scotch Whisky Mirror M156
Old Priory Scotch Whisky Mirror M156
Original, quality late 19th century advertising mirror with bevelled edges in the original mahogany frame. This example for an unusual brand of Whiskey details "Old Priory Scotch Whisky" in gilt letters to the back of the mirror glass. Although all original and complete the mirror surface has many blemishes. The original mahogany backing board has been retained with two mirror plates affixed to the side for wall mounting. Exterior 19.25" tall x 20" x 1 1/8". Visible mirror 18" tall x 18.75". 
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Price: 450.00


1937 Coronation Mirror M150
Original, quality circular wall mirror on the original thick plywood backboard and etched and coloured to the reverse of the glass with red, white and blue detail of The King's Crown on a cushion and "GR VI 1937". This mirror was produced to commemorate the coronation of King George VI in 1937. Some blemishes to the mirror silvering on the edges and some well treated worn holes to the backing board otherwise complete and in good order. This is the first we have seen. 20" diam x 0.5" front to back. 
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Price: 165.00


1937 Coronation Mirror M150



Large Painted Bevelled Overmantel Mirror M146
Large Painted Bevelled Overmantel Mirror M146
Original, quality late 19th century large pine framed bevelled overmantel mirror with the original panelled backing boards. This super example has been repainted in a cream colour and two old brass mirror mounting plates have been fitted. Some old parts missing from the original top decoration and some old scuffs under the paint of the framework but generally a good very usable, very clean mirror. Very unusual to have a bevelled edge on such a large mirror of this shape and age. 57" max tall including top trim, 52" tall frame only and 44.5" wide. 
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Price: 650.00


Copper Clad Bevelled Wall Mirror M145
Original, quality late 19th century elliptical shaped bevelled wall mirror with an embossed copper clad wooden frame with brass decoration and forty-four miniature concave mirror stud details in an oval shape towards the edge. A most unusual mirror, complete and in good order with the copper and brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 26.5" x 19.5" x 0.75" front to back.  
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Price: 300.00


Copper Clad Bevelled Wall Mirror M145



Mahogany Hand Mirror M143
Mahogany Hand Mirror M143
Original, quality late 18th / early 19th century oval shaped double sided hand mirror with a super delicate mahogany frame and backing, with each mirror mounted with several different coloured bentwoods. Both sides have two 'Mother of Pearl' inlaid button shaped discs and one mirror is a reducing type and the smaller is an enlarger. Complete and in good and working order. 13.25" x 6.25" and 0.5". 
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Price: 156.00


Birch Hand Mirror M140
Original, quality late 19th century small hand mirror with a rectangular shaped bevelled reducing mirror glass in a super 'birchwood' frame with an inset 'Mother of Pearl' disc to the handgrip. Complete and in good and working order. Mirror glass 5.25" x 3.5" and total 11" x 4" x 0.25".  
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Price: 65.00


Birch Hand Mirror M140



Oval Bevelled Wall Mirror M139
Oval Bevelled Wall Mirror M139
Original, quality plaster on wood oval shaped bevelled wall mirror circa 1900, with a wavy outer edge to the frame and an inner bead. The finish to the frame gives the impression of mahogany veneer, on reflection a good clean mirror. Exterior 25" x 21" and 1.5" front to back. Visible mirror 19.5" x 15.25". Complete and in good order. 19.5" x 15.25".  
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Price: 135.00


Octagonal Oak Framed Mirror M138
Original, quality 1920's octagonal shaped oak framed bevelled wall mirror with a beaded decoration to the frame and a replacement ply backboard fitted and cut to size. One minor blemish to the mirror glass otherwise complete and in good order. 16.5" widest diam and 1" front to back.  
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Price: 85.00


Octagonal Oak Framed Mirror M138



Ivorine Hand Mirror M137
Ivorine Hand Mirror M137
Original, quality 1920's circular shaped bevelled mirror glass hand mirror in a thick cream coloured frame and ring handle in ivorine. Some scratches to the mirror surface otherwise complete and in good and working order. Total 8.25" x 5.75" x 0.5" and visible mirror 5.25" diam. 
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Price: 36.00


Decorative Bevelled Wall Mirror M133
Original, quality 1930's rectangular shaped frameless bevelled wall mirror with the original thick ply backing board. This most unusual example has rear acid etched spandrel designs to the corners and decorative shaped bevels to the outer edges. Some minor blemishes but otherwise complete and in good order. 27" x 15.5" x 0.75".  
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Price: 230.00


Decorative Bevelled Wall Mirror M133



Octagonal Oak Mirror M116
Octagonal Oak Mirror M116
Original, quality 1920's, eight sided oak framed bevelled wall mirror, with a beaded decoration to the outer and inner edges of the frame and a carved oak mount to the centre of each main side. Some minor smoking to the glass, but in super condition otherwise. Can be mounted both horizontal or vertical. 25.5" x 21.5" and 1" front to back, frame 2.75" wide.  
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Price: 65.00


Brass Framed Oval Mirror M100
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped bevelled wall mirror with a sheet brass decorated frame in the Art Nouveau style. Some very minor misting to the mirror otherwise complete and in good order. A superb Art Nouveau accessory. 32" x 18.5" x 1". 
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Price: 185.00


Brass Framed Oval Mirror M100



Oak Framed Bevelled Wall Mirror M76
Oak Framed Bevelled Wall Mirror M76
Original quality, 1920's, eight sided oak framed bevelled wall mirror of a rectangular shape with beaded edges. Some blemishes and smearing to the mirror glass but still a good mirror. 29" x 20" x 1.25" front to back. The frame is 2.5" wide. 
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Price: 45.00

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