ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER & CRYSTAL VANITY JAR W/ HINGED MIRROR BY JOHN GRINSELL. An unusual antique Sterling silver and cut crystal vanity jar/powder jar with a hinged mirror by John Grinsell and Sons of Birmingham. The jar measures approximately 3 7/8" in diameter at the base by 4 1/2" high. There is surface scratching and wear to the bottom of the jar. No chips or cracks were observed.There are possibly some isolated fleabites. The Sterling silver mounts are secure.
The hinge and rotating mechanism for the mirror are in good working order. The convex mirror on the exterior has silvering loss. The underside mirror is cracked. There is tarnish present on the silver mounts.Hallmarked on the mount J. & S, Birmingham anchor, Sterling lion, and date code h (1907). Additionally hallmarked on the mirror frame and hinge assembly with the Sterling lion, date code h, and Rd 476070. Don't forget to visit our store to see our complete selection of offerings from several categories including antiques, jewelry, handbags, and vintage clothing. _gsrx_vers_625 GS 6.9.7 (625).
_gsrx_vers_823 GS 7.0.12 (823). The item "ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER & CRYSTAL VANITY JAR With HINGED MIRROR BY JOHN GRINSELL" is in sale since Monday, August 15, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Other Antique Sterling Silver". The seller is "whiteroomauction" and is located in Madison, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.