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1942.1218 (RS33579)

Description

Wall mirror; two pieces of glass; carved and gilded inner edge of molding; gilt fruit and flowers at sides; English walnut frame; pine back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Inscriptions
"For/ Mr. Charles Treadwell" (18th century ink)
Associated Building
Used At Lady Pepperell House (Kittery Point, Me.).
Material
English walnut (wood)
glass by composition or origin
spruce (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
English walnut (wood)
glass by composition or origin
Mirror, Wall
Queen Anne Style
spruce (wood)
veneer
wall mirrors
Dimensions
53 15/16 x 26 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1218
Credit Line
Gift from Virginia Hodge and Katherine D. Parry
GUSN
245882

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