Pier mirror

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-172488

Description

Gilded wood pier mirror with double columns along sides supporting a stepped cornice with applied balls, set with an eglomise painted harbor scenel of two ships.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wall mirrors
mirrors
gilding
wood (plant material)
verre églomisé
Federal
Mirror, Wall

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD308

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

40 1/4 x 26 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2202