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Looking Glass

Description

Scrolled and serrated-edge crest with bold ears over rectangular bevelled-edge mirror plate held by gilded liner and ogee molded slip. Shaped and scrolled pendant below.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
Remains of a printed label: [ ]TON [place name?]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
gilding
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
veneering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
looking glasses
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Mirror, Wall
mirrors
Veneered
veneering
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
29 3/4 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.351
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2343

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