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Wall mirror

Description

Empire looking glass with molded frame and scrolled top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Inscriptions
"J Liby / [S?] old" (Chalk inscription [a bit unclear])
Location of origin
United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Other Furniture
Descriptive terms
Mirror
Mirror, Wall
sheet glass
silvering
wall mirrors
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22 3/8 x 16 x 1 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.211
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
305573

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