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Hand Mirror

1991.1633 (RS20795)

Description

A hand mirror of hand carved pine in odd triangular form, made to fit a long broken piece of mirrored glass, held in with metal pins, with tapered handle and a round knob at the end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
glass (material)
metal
mirrors
pine (wood)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Glass
glass (material)
hand mirrors
metal
MIRROR, HAND
mirrors
Pine
pine (wood)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
11.5 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1633
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3133

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