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Description

Tripart hanging mirror. Wood border inlaid w/ detail on front of mirror. Glass beveled. Four metal balls at base for standing. Chain at top for hanging. Back of two side mirrors covered in relief on paper. Relief image of Renaissance castle entrance. In foreground there are two figures on horseback (man and woman) and three dogs. Ivy receding to background. In background there is a castle wall w/ ivy and many images: window, knocker, Royal Arms insignia, Cherubs, knight, man and woman, and gargoyle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
mirrors
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
MIRROR
mirrors
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 x 35.625 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1215
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14091

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