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Dresser mirror on stand

Description

Bevelled mirror in wood frame with carved and gilded interior edge. Frame hanging between two posts on rectangular wood base containing three drawers with brass pulls and ivory inlay around central keyhole.

Details

Maker
unknown
Location of origin
United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
gilt paint
ivories (sculptures)
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Other Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
dressing glasses
gilt paint
ivories (sculptures)
Mirror
Mirror, Dresser
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
27 1/4 x 17 3/4 x 7 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.213
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
305576

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