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2005.13.1 (RS30951)

Description

Burnish gilt-looking glass with egoloneise tablet. Agricultural scene of a farmer, his cow, two sheep and a dog. Stone bridge in the distance. Gold leaf design on blue border. Heavy cornices with ball ornamentation; twist turned decor vertical on pilasters. Block feet with criss-cross pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Material
glass (material)
gold leaf
looking glasses
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
gold leaf
looking glasses
Mirror
mirrors
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
37 1/4 x 21 1/4 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.13.1
Credit Line
Estate of Gretchen Stone Cook (Mrs. Cheney E. Cook)
GUSN
181383

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