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Looking Glass

Description

Queen Anne form with 2-part glass. Pillow molded and veneered frame. Top has ogee and serpentine shaped sides with flat crest. Plain mitred lower frame. Top glass engraved with fleur-de-lis above band of arches with stars underneath. Lower panel beveled. Refinished with much over-painting on veneer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1730-1760
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
reflective glass
veneer
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Mirror, Wall
pine (wood)
Queen Anne Style
reflective glass
veneer
wall mirrors
walnut (wood)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
38 3/4 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.239
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
253619

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