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Looking Glass

1977.704 (RS117023)

Description

Late Federal/Early Empire style; overmantel or pier-type glass; wide ogee mahogany veneered frame with wide molded gilt liner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
gilding
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Empire
Empire (style)
Federal
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
looking glasses
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
MIRROR
mirrors
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
42.75 x 24.25 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.704
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4467

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