Crafted from a deer horn, 17th century, provenance: North Romania (Transylvania). Similar items are found in museums from Romania. The rings are from brass. The model is specific of its time and is hand engraved. Guaranteed original authentic 100%. Heigth: 7.9 inches (20 cm). Bottom width: 6.3 inches (16 cm). A related Hungarian powder-flask, from the Katalin Kádár Lynn collection, has been shown in the San Diego CA Mingei International Museum in the exhibition: BETWEEN EAST AND WEST Folk Art Treasures of Romania, Aug 1, 2010 – Apr 3, 2011. REFERENCES: Bela Borsos, Staghorn Powder-Flasks, pp. 4 Régi magyar fegyverek by Dr. Kalmar Janos page 236 Fig 199. The item “Antique Gun Powder Horn, Transylvania, 17th century” is in sale since Saturday, March 16, 2013. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\Pre-1700\Original Period Items”. The seller is “antikshop.ro” and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Romania
Beautiful antique sterling silver art deco fairy rouge and powder compact, signed Djer-Kiss. Marked PAT 5-19-25, dating it to 1925. The outside case is solid sterling silver, the inside compartments are a silver tone metal. Measures 2″ x 2″. It has two mirrors, some of its original rouge and powder puff. One of the mirrors has some reflection damage (see last photo), otherwise in excellent gently used antique condition. Please note, items in photos may appear larger than actual size. Be sure to read description for size and check all photos for comparison. All of my items comes form a smoke free, happy healthy home. Everything is in very good to excellent condition. Any exceptions will be clearly noted. Thank you for visiting Bright Eyes Treasures! International Buyers — Please Note. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as “gifts” – US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item “Antique 1925 Art Deco Sterling Silver Rouge & Powder Fairy Compact Djer Kiss” is in sale since Monday, January 28, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Vanity, Perfume & Shaving\Compacts\Pre-1930″. The seller is “brighteyestreasures” and is located in Wofford Heights, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown
Original Art Deco vanity set. Metal lids with celluloid. Frosted ribbed glass jars. 13 Pieces (including lids). 2 – 3 3/4″ x 2″ powder jars with lids. 2 – 2 1/4″ x 1 5/8″ jars with lids. 1 – 7 1/2″ x 11″ glass tray with Deco design. 1 – 9 3/4″ x 3 1/4″ brush, silver with celluloid top. 1 – 7 comb with silver metal top. 1 – 12 3/4″ x 5″ hand mirror with celluloid top & beveled edge. 1 – 25 1/2″ x 12″ x 3 hinged case with excellent cover and lining. Presented here is a absolutely gorgeous original Art Deco vanity set. This comes in the original large hinged case, appears to be made of wood covered with a foil, looks like pink and silver poinsettias. The case is excellent with a pale blue satin lining in the bottom and ruched blue satin in the center top surrounded with a pleated pink edge. The inside is all excellent, the outside is outstanding with only minor edge wear, one corner on the back has the finished worn off in a small area. Working metal hinges and closure. The accessories have celluloid tops with a lovely black and silver design of scrolled florals and a silver metal Deco embellishment in the centers. The jars are frosted ribbed glass, the two large jars have floral embossed corners. The mirror is excellent, clear. The tray has minor silver backing wear on the edges, it is not chipped. The listing is for the vanity set and case , the jewelry is display only. The written description is based on my opinion and observation of the item. I do my best, if you have another opinion please feel free to let me know, additional knowledge is always appreciated. The listing is for the items described only, props and display items are not included. Check out my other items. Be sure to add me to your favorites list. I try to note any obvious damage or flaws but there may be flaws or damage not noticed on initial inspection. I do not take anything apart or check every hidden fold. The item “ART DECO vintage ANTIQUE Vanity SET large CASE celluloid POWDER jars MIRROR 13pc” is in sale since Thursday, May 25, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Vanity, Perfume & Shaving\Sets”. The seller is “reflectionsdru” and is located in Virginia City, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Item: 13 piece vanity set in case
- Material: metal, celluloid, glass
- Date: 1920-30
- Size: 25 1/2 x 12 x 3″ case