Fairground Distortion Mirror


United Kingdom

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Early 20th Century Glass Fairground Distortion Mirror
We are proud to offer an original early 20th Century English fairground distortion mirror. A wax finished ebonised frame. single panel wooden back section, heavy glass distorted wobbly reflection mirror original to the early 1920 – 30, light sparkle and colour fading across the edge of the mirror which shows its age. This highly decorative and rare English example would look fantastic at the end of a hallway or in a central focal interior setting. A real statement piece that will bring a bit of fairground fun to any interior space. This item could also be hung even though it weighs over 25KG.
Dimensions in inches: H 62” x W 26” x D 4”
Origin: English
Age:1930 - 1940
Material: Wood and Glass
Condition: This item is completely solid in structure and form, aged patina with weathering has taken place across all the surfaces of this mirror, with an aged wooden section frame, recently waxed to protect the wooden ebonised frame. The inside edges of the wooden frame are still worn and dusty and discoloured in the corners (as shown in the photos). The backing board is plain and not ebonised, Section of the mirror glass shows sparkling and light scratches due to the age and previous use. This item would not have originally had this board attached as would have been placed straight up against a wall. Please review all the photos provided as part of this advert.



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