Beautiful Silver Powder Puff Vanity Cane with Rare Essex Crystal. The Top Portion of the Mushroom Shaped Handle is Inlaid with an Essex Crystal which Contains a Three Dimensional Scene of a Bird and Tree. The Top with the Crystal Unlatches to Reveal a Mirror on its Underside. The Bottom Portion of the Handle is Hallmarked and Stamped Geffroy, Paris, Snake Wood Shaft (missing ferrule ), French, Late 19th C., 32"L.
(Essex Crystals were made by hollowing out the underside of the crystal then painting life-like subjects, mainly birds and animals, creating an unusual three dimensional effect)