Mantel mirror

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1850-1858

GUSN

GUSN-20036

Description

Mantel mirror with carved gilt frame. High ornate cornice with scrolled foliate detail. Similar detail at lower corners, which bracket out to support mirror.

Details

Descriptive Terms

overmantel mirrors
mirrors
carving (processes)
gilding
wood (plant material)
Rococo Revival
Carved
Gilded
Rococo Revival
Mirror, Wall

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

55 1/4 x 53 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.280