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Looking glass

Description

Black and gold frame. Reverse-painting of a ship on top of mirror.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
Label: ""Belonged to Jeremiah Gridley Bridge of Boston, grandfather of Helen Sanborn Whitney, c. 1825.""
Material
glass (material)
mirrors
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
looking glasses
MIRROR, CHEVAL
mirrors
Painted
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
Ship
ships
Dimensions
29 3/4 x 14 1/4 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.415
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10587

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