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Shaving Stand #5326 and Shaving Stand #12277

CC010.005.233 (RS243721)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of two shaving stands with mirrors. The first shaving stand has a square or rectangular case on a round columnar pole; triangular base; and flattened bun feet. Oval mirror is attached to top of pole by two curving support arms. The second shaving stand has small square case with one drawer and one cupboard; round pull on drawer; side door for cupboard; cupboard front with branch veneer and inlaid patera; four tall tapered square legs that flare outward and have inlaid stringing and banded cuffs; and lower shelf with concave front. Adjustable oval mirror is attached at sides to lyre-shaped support with two curved arms; bottom of lyre support has inlaid kylix and garland motif and is attached to top of case. Handwritten notes on page include wood type and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers 5326 and 12277.

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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
314584
Reference Code
CC010.005.233

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
mirrors
shaving stands
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Related Items
"Shaving Stand of Mahogany & Inlay"

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