Antique Milk Glass Complete 14 Pc Dresser Set. 2 Cologne Decanters w Stoppers, 4 Vanity Boxes w Lids, & 2 Trays. Enameled Roses w Gold. rkoa

$1,585.00

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This hand painted antique vanity set includes 2 perfume bottles with stoppers, 4 different shaped vanity boxes with lids, and two different sized oval trays.

I consider this set to be in excellent over all glass condition, as well as, to have the paint in excellent over all condition. The details of the condition of each piece is detailed below and in the pictures. Do not be afraid to use the zoom in the pictures; I do not think you will be disappointed. As they say, it is definitely great “eye candy”.

I have had this set for many, many years. I bought it in Massachusetts. I lived in a small town (Wareham) and would occasionally go to New Bedford (ah! The big city) to shop at their wonderful antique shops. This was obtained about 20 years ago in a small antique shop there. I loved it so much that it moved with me to Virginia, where we retired to 6 years ago. I am not getting any younger and simply want this to go to someone else that might appreciate it as much as I have. It is a piece of history worth preserving.

Material: Antique Milk Glass
Glass Color: White, also known as Opaline or Opal
Enamel Paint Colors: 2 Different Shades of Gold, Peach and Shades of Peach, Pink and Shades of Pink, Yellow and Shades of Yellow, Green and Shades of Green, AND Brown AND Shades of Brown
Creation Date: 1885 – 1905 Guesstimate
Maker: Unknown, but I suspect Mt Washington. This is merely a guess.
Painter: Unknown
Where Made: I am pretty sure this is American made.

DECANTER 1 WITH STOPPER
Picture 2 and 4
5 Roses on the Decanter and 1 Rose on the Stopper
About 10 inches tall x 5 ½ inches wide (at the belly) – with the stopper on
Decanter Glass Condition: Excellent
Decanter Paint Condition: Excellent With the two shades of gold, the shaded pink/peach, and yellow roses, and with the shaded green leaves (with touches of brown) and stems – with touches of brown, as well as the peach shading towards the bottom.
Stopper Glass Condition: Very Good. There is a chip on the bottom of the stopper. I took the picture so that the chip is facing you.
Stopper Paint Condition: Excellent

DECANTER 2 WITH STOPPER
Picture 3 and 4
5 Roses on the Decanter and 1 Rose on the Stopper
About 10 inches tall x 5 ½ inches wide (at the belly) – with the stopper on
Decanter Glass Condition: Excellent
Decanter Paint Condition: Excellent. As it was painted (including the smudge near the bottom)
Stopper Glass Condition: Good. There is a rather large chip on the bottom. I took the picture so that you could see the chip on the top side.
Stopper Paint Condition: Excellent

LARGE RECTANGULAR COVERED BRUSH AND COMB OR GLOVE BOX:
Picture 5
5 roses on the lid and 5 roses on the front long side of the box.
About 10 ¾ inches long x 4 inches wide x 2 ½ inches tall – with the lid on measurements.
Lid Glass Condition: Excellent – as it was made, free of any cracks, chips, fractures, or repairs.
Lid Paint Condition: Excellent – as it was painted. With the two shades of gold, the shaded pink/peach, and yellow roses, and with the shaded green leaves and stems – with touches of brown, as well as the peach shading towards the edge.
Box Glass Condition: Excellent
Box Paint Condition: Excellent.

SQUARE COVERED BOX:
Picture 6
3 roses on the side and 3 roses on the front side;
About 5 ½ x 5 ½ inches square and 2 ½ inches tall – measurements taken with lid on; Lid Glass Condition:
Lid Glass Condition: Very Good. There are a couple of flea bites or rough edges where the edge meets with the box, but that is it. You actually have to run your fingers over it to feel it.
Lid Paint Condition: Excellent.
Box Glass Condition: Excellent.
Box Paint Condition: Excellent.

OVAL COVERED BOX
Picture 7
3 roses on the lid; no roses on the box itself.
About 4 ½ inches long x 3 inches wide x 1 ¾ tall with the lid on and at its longest and widest points.
Lid Glass Condition: Very Good. Flea bites – you have to run your finger over it to find them.
Lid Paint Condition: Excellent.
Box Glass Condition: Excellent.
Box Paint Condition: Excellent.

ROUND COVERED BOX
Picture 8
2 Roses on the lid and no roses on the box.
About: 3 ¾ inches across x 2 ½ inches high with the lid on
Lid Glass Condition: Excellent
Lid Paint Condition: Excellent
Box Glass Condition: Excellent
Box Paint Condition: Excellent

LARGE TRAY
Picture 9
5 Roses
About 11 ½ inches long x 8 ½ inches wide – at the longest and widest points
Glass Condition: Excellent – Yes, even on the base.
Paint Condition: Excellent.

SMALL TRAY
Picture 10
5 Roses
About 8 ¼ inches long x 5 inches wide – at the longest and widest points
Glass Condition: Excellent – Yes, even on the base.
Paint Condition: Excellent

I apologize for the length of this description. I just wanted you to get a feel for this set.

You are purchasing and will receive this 14 piece antique milk glass vanity set –
- 2 Decanters
- 2 Stoppers to those Decanters
- 4 Boxes – Rectangle, Square, Oval, and Round
- 4 Lids to those Boxes
- 2 Trays – 1 large and 1 small

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3. You will have to sign for the delivery of this set (Also at my expense and for the same reason).

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