Antique Art Nouveau Deco Hair Receiver Aqua MZ Austria
This antique hair receiver features a great art nouveau design with a dark green & gold stylized design around the entire bowl & lid, with a lighter aqua green color around the rim. There are also gilded accents throughout the design. It definitely has the marks of art nouveau style, although it also has some art deco elements as well. It is marked MZ Austria, and this mark was used between 1891 - 1917. This would definitely date the piece during the time where art and design were using both elements of nouveau and deco. it is in very good condition, with no chips or cracks and minimal signs of wear to the design. It measures approximately 5" across.