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I have a mirror mural (?) from the 1940's of a ship on a really rough sea. What is it? The mirror itself is at least 1/4 inch

Expert's Assistant: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.

My father sent it to his mother during ww11

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Not that I know of

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Antique Expert: Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 5 months ago
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Antique Expert: Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 5 months ago

This is an interesting bespoke piece, a mirror from the 1940's with

a central airbrush painting of masted schooner. Bespoke is a term that means

it is an artisan-made custom piece. These were usually made for hanging in bars

and restaurants in the 1940's to 1960's. The value of this piece is $175 to $225

resale.

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Antique Expert: Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 5 months ago

Hello,
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Please do let me know by clicking the five stars.

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