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Overmantel Mirror #12355 and Mantel #3460

CC010.005.209 (RS243713)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of overmantel mirror and fireplace mantel. Rectangular overmantel mirror frame has tri-partite design with wide center mirror and two narrower side mirrors; cornice with bead molding followed by molding with interlaced pattern; four fluted pilasters; molded base; and gilded surface. Mantel has flat top with molded edge; frieze with molded edges and carved palmettes and garlands; protruding sides with large scrolled tops carved with acanthus leaves followed by foliate garlands. Handwritten notes on page include dimensions, surface colors and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers 12355 (mirror) and 3460 (mantel).

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1913-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/16x 9 3/16 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314560
Reference Code
CC010.005.209

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
mantels
mirrors
overmantel mirrors
wall mirrors
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Related Items
"All Gold Mirror Frame"

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