Mold

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-10666

Description

Composition eagle mold mounted on wood.

Details

Descriptive Terms

piece molds
composition (material)
wood (plant material)
Wood
Composition
Chippendale
Mold, Piece

Inscription

Jelly label on back: Mold for an eagle on a Chippendale mirror. From an old dealer on Cape Cod who found it in an old cabinet maker's shop.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 1/8 x 7 1/4 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.558

Places

Massachusetts (United States)