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Wall mirror

Description

Rectangular glass in conforming frame with broken scroll pediment and scrolled apron. Shallow, incised carving and gilt on gesso overall. Chalk mark on rear: "1812(9?)." Also marked, "L66." "Old Chippendale/ mirror/ owned by Silas Casey & then/ by Edward Pearce Casey."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1800
Material
gesso
gilding
glass (material)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
gesso
Gesso
gilding
Gilt
Glass
glass (material)
Mirror, Wall
mirrors
Pine
pine (wood)
wall mirrors
Dimensions
26.5 x 16.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.M2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
25956

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