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Hand Mirror

1971.1360 (RS118119)

Description

Circular glass enclosed by conforming wood frame with string inlay; backed with brown velvet; shaped handle flares out with simple ogee curves terminating in pointed end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
inlay (process)
mirrors
rosewood (wood)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
hand mirrors
Inlaid
inlay (process)
MIRROR, HAND
mirrors
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
13.5 x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1360
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6576

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