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Dressing Glass

Description

Rectangular mahogany framed mirror pivots on two reeded face stiles that have a backward slant, ball finials, and brass adjustment knobs for glass. Veneered and bow fronted lower case has two dovetailed drawers with brass knob. Stands on four ball feet. Sides are dovetailed through to softwood bottom board.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
chestnut (wood)
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
chestnut (wood)
dressing glasses
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
Mirror
veneering
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
23 5/8 x 22 x 9 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.336
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254778

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