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Ivy-covered tree branches with birds and a nest surround this 22-by-16-inch mirror. The majolica frame was made by Hugo Lonitz, who worked in Germany between 1886 and 1904. It brought $3,824 at a Sloans & Kenyon auction in Chevy Chase, Md.Mirrors have been used since ancient times. The Greeks and Romans used polished metal disks. It was ....



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