This stylish small compact mirror ornamented with an elegant design of a mother of pearl peacock with fully-opened tail has two mirrors inside (not magnifying).
Ancient Koreans admired the regal peacock especially for 9 specific virtues. They have a tidy face, clear voice, careful walk, appropriate behavior according to place and time, moderation in eating and drinking, contentment, peaceful social behavior, calmness, and always returning. The symbol of the peacock was often embroidered on the personal items of high ranking officials to portray authority.
The elaborate adornment with the iridescence of mother of pearl designs makes it an impressive item for collection.
2.4" Diameter (6.2cm)
Made in Korea