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Wall Mirror

1949.268 (RS119389)

Description

Convex pediment with winged head. Wreath and cornucopias above with branches. Urn-like finials, leaf decoration. Sphinx head capitals.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
gesso
gilding
glass (material)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Egyptian Revival
Feet
feet (animal or human components)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
gesso
Gesso
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
MIRROR, WALL
mirrors
Painted
painting (coating)
Urn
urns
wall mirrors
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
64.75 x 30.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.268
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4574

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