Skip to content

Search Collections

Looking Glass

1986.645 (RS25104)

Description

A black split baluster two-part mirror, with a white upper eglomise panel. It has a gilt vase of flowers over a lower mirrored plate, and a molded projecting top and conforming back. It has a simple cornice supported by simple half round columns. There is a brass pull inscrewed into the back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1830
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Federal
Glass
glass (material)
looking glasses
MIRROR, WALL
mirrors
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
27.875 x 13.875 x 2.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.645
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51024

Comments