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Mirror

Description

Chippendale-style mirror with elaborately cut frame. Relief-carved phoenix on top. Wood edge near mirror indented at intervals giving the visual effect of scallops

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Other Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
Mirror
Mirror, Wall
sheet glass
silvering
wall mirrors
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
21 x 12 1/4 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.208
Credit Line
Bequest of Francis Sortwell
GUSN
306975

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