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Wall mirror

1949.299 (RS119417)

Description

Carved urn with flowers at top of frame. Vine festoons extend from urn and create swag extending down side. Leaf border with beaded border on inner edge. Blocked corners with raised rosette. Acanthus leaf and swags at bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
carving (processes)
gesso
glass (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Carved
carving (processes)
gesso
Gesso
Glass
glass (material)
Hepplewhite
MIRROR, WALL
mirrors
Rosette
rosette (motif)
Swag
swags
Urn
urns
Vine
vines
wall mirrors
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
77 x 23.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.299
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7482

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