Lot 136    

Thermoplastic Ladies Hand Mirror and Watch Case Atomizer,
2005, Gallery Sale / Oct 21
lot of 2, both 19th century. Includes a fine black thermoplastic lady's hand mirror with central medallion of woman's bust; marked on reverse of handle with patent date 1866 and Florence, 12" long; AND a purse atomizer in the shape of a pocket watch marked American Hard Rubber Co. / New York on obverse and Watch Case Atomizer / Patented Aug. 1, 1899, 2.25" diameter & 3" long overall.

Condition:  
1st, losses to silvering, overall VG; 2nd, VG+.
Sold: $44.00
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Rare Gibson & Co. Cincinnati, Civil War Engraving,
Lot # 149 - Rare Gibson & Co. Cincinnati, Civil War Engraving,
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Chinese Grain Storage Chest,
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