Used by both men & women, it is a metal reflection mirror & not your typical reflective glass mirror. It dates to the late Edo period c1850s. One side has a high relief image of a Cherry Blossom tree with unknown character marks to one side. The handle is wrapped in twine for a better grip. It comes with the original paper mache storage box. The mirror measures 17.8cms in diameter, the total height including the handle is 27.5cms. The box has wear & small losses to the surface, the metal surface os the mirror has some minor verdigris spots.