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Hand Mirror

1991.1352 (RS20793)

Description

Oblong form set with conforming mirror plate; tapering handle with blunt end pierced with a hanging hole. The back is set with oblong piece of unfinished pine; the frame is stained brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
mirrors
pine (wood)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
hand mirrors
Mahogany
MIRROR, HAND
mirrors
Pine
pine (wood)
Possibly mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
16.25 x 7.25 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1352
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2886

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