This old piece is from the 1910's and was made by the Columbia Medallion Studios in Chicago. From what I have seen, their frames were brass. This particular one is the only silver-tone frame that I have seen. I don't know if it is antiqued silver over brass or if this particular piece was actual silver. The frame itself features a repeating floral pattern around the inner edge. The outer edge is a twisted ribbon and features a alternating feather pattern. There is one spot near the top that has cracked some. You don't notice it at first glance and you have to know where to look to see it. I did include a picture of it. It is cracked, but intact. The back of the frame simply pops right out and the celluloid photograph is attached to it. The back does have its easel still and there is also the original ring for hanging. The portrait is of a very distinguished looking lady of a certain age. The celluloid is in excellent shape with very minor scratching. This piece measures about 6 1/2" by 6 1/2". It is marked on the back of the frame.
If you would like to combine shipping with another item, let me know so I can figure out shipping.
Shipping charges are based on calculated shipping, unless otherwise noted as flat rate. There is a $2 handling fee to cover the cost of insurance or any special packing materials. Items will always ship with insurance. We reserve the right to change shipping to Priority Mail, if a buyer selects Parcel Post, and we find the cost is the same or cheaper to ship Priority Mail. All items that ship Internationally will be covered by insurance. All buyers are responsible for their own country's custom laws. Any item that is shipped Internationally and is lost in the mail is not our responsibility. We will provide proof of shipping, but we can't be responsible for any refunds due to the item not arriving. All items will be shipped 2-3 days after payment is received.
We accept the methods of payment standard to Etsy. Any questions, please contact us.
Returns & exchanges
I gladly accept cancellations
Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase
I don't accept returns or exchanges
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Additional return information
Please request additional pictures and please ask questions. Due to the very small nature of our business, we are only able to accept returns on items that have been truly misrepresented. We do our very best to take pictures and to accurately describe all items. Please make sure that you love a piece before you buy it. If for some reason you are dissatisfied, please contact us and we will handle each case individually. We do sell vintage and antique items and do our best to accurately describe each piece. We are not able to refund shipping on returns. We will only refund the purchase price, so again, please look carefully at all pictures and request more if needed.