Dressing Glass

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-12515

Description

Four scrolled feet on a trestle base with a medial stretcher vase and ring turned. Stiles are ring-turned with and urn and ball finial. Movable rectangular mirror has a mahogany veneer frame. Doweled to stiles at the center. Mirror backed with pine board.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cheval glasses
mirrors
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Mahogany Veneer
Glass
MIRROR, CHEVAL

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

25.875 x 16.375 x 11.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1647