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Hand Mirror

1991.1479 (RS21249)

Description

Black painted hand mirror, with a flat rectangular frame on a long curved handle with a scratch-carved linear leaf design; with a pieced hole in the handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
cutting (dividing)
glass (material)
gluing
mirrors
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Glass
glass (material)
Glued
gluing
hand mirrors
Mirror, Hand
mirrors
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
9 5/8 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1479
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2998

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