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Dressing Glass

1971.1647 (RS118330)

Description

Four scrolled feet on a trestle base with a medial stretcher vase and ring turned. Stiles are ring-turned with and urn and ball finial. Movable rectangular mirror has a mahogany veneer frame. Doweled to stiles at the center. Mirror backed with pine board.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
cheval glasses
Glass
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
MIRROR, CHEVAL
mirrors
veneer
Dimensions
25.875 x 16.375 x 11.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1647
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12515

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