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Pier glass

2006.44.734 (RS86676)

Description

Federal style giltwood pier glass. Spiral pillasters with Ionic capitals. Carved diamond weave pattern and ball shaped dentils on top. Some tarnishing of mirror and cracking of gilt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.). Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
gilding
glass (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Federal
gilding
glass (material)
Mirror, Wall
mirrors
pier glasses (wall mirrors)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
61 5/8 x 29 9/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.734
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
170785

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