Porcelain glove making mould

Porcelain glove making mould

A mid 20th Century French porcelain glove making former, made by Oyhenart Vichy with green transfer sizing lines and makers mark on one side.

Originally made to be dipped in liquid latex to mould rubber gloves, the strong porcelain was able to withstand extreme changes in temperature and most chemicals used in producing and vulcanizing the rubber. Now a very decorative and sculptural piece, the mould is mounted on a bespoke turned mahogany stand for display, it could be used on a dressing table for necklaces or simply as a statement piece in the home.

43.2cm glove length (17")
51cm tall with stand (20-1/16")

Original condition with a small old hairline on the bottom of one side running from the mounting hole. There is some rust on the exposed iron in the mounting holes on each side, but it displays very well.

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