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Wall Mirror

Description

Mahogany veneer frame. Top with pieced gilt circular leafy shell. Encloses original glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1780
Inscriptions
Red chalk on back: John Appleton NI.
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
foliation (pattern)
gilding
glass (material)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
veneer
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Chippendale
foliation (pattern)
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Mahogany Veneer
MIRROR, WALL
mirrors
veneer
Vine
vines
wall mirrors
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
42.063 x 23.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.214
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4352

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