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Looking Glass

Description

Rectangular; gesso head and acanthus leaf ornament.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1820
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
gesso
gilding
glass (material)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
Empire
Empire (style)
gesso
Gesso
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
looking glasses
MIRROR
mirrors
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
40 x 4 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.472
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5058

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