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Hand Glass

1949.502 (RS119620)

Description

Oval frame with string inlay on outer edge. Carved and pierced handle. blue and brown brocade covered oval panel inserted in back. Brass ring inserted in back. Brass ring attached to top of oval frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1734-1767
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brocade (textile)
carving (processes)
glass (material)
piercing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Brocade
brocade (textile)
Carved
carving (processes)
Glass
glass (material)
hand mirrors
MIRROR, HAND
mirrors
Pierced
piercing
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.502
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7585

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