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Mirror

Description

Chippendale-style mirror with elaborately cut frame with gilt on interior edge and carved phoenix on pediment.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Possibly
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
gilding
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Other Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
gilding
Mirror
Mirror, Wall
Possibly wall mirrors
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
35 1/2 x 21 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.209
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
306980

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