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  • Item Category: Metals
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 15, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

You are considering a beautifully ornate Virginia Metalcrafters brass Oval Florentine Frame with easel back. Lacquered the brass is in great vintage condition with a slight darkening to ares of the lacquer from age. The glass does show roughness to the edges which do not show when in place, the original back is gone and has been replaced with cardboard. Hallmarked on the back with the item numbers 12-9 and a faint VM foundry mark. It measures 8 1/4" tall x 5 1/2" wide and the picture opening will hold a 3" x 2 1/2" photo.

Please email with any questions. Winning bidder to pay USPS Priority Mail shipping, NO handling fee, with free insurance, tracking and delivery confirmation. Your item will be safely packaged and shipped within 24 hours of cleared payment receipt. Always pleased to combine shipping if multiple items are won, when possible.

Be sure to browse my other auctions for more quality brass items made by Virginia Metalcrafters and the brief history of this company that follows.

Virginia Metalcrafters 1890 – 2006 Waynesboro, VA : Starting out as the Loth Stove Co. and acquiring The Harvin Company of Baltimore in 1953, Virginia Metalcrafters was one of the oldest foundries in the United States. Authentic sand-cast reproduction, from special brasses and alloys, along with fine craftsmanship and faithful
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