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Mantel mirror

1998.280 (RS23438)

Description

Mantel mirror with carved gilt frame. High ornate cornice with scrolled foliate detail. Similar detail at lower corners, which bracket out to support mirror.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1858
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
gilding
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Gilded
gilding
Mirror, Wall
mirrors
overmantel mirrors
Rococo Revival
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
55 1/4 x 53 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.280
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20036

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