Looking glass

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-26117

Description

Vertical rectangular form. Gilt and gesso frame w/ beaded and spearhead border. Each corner squared w/ floral medallion. Agricultural trophy finial w/ central basket of produce and tools at sides. Floral swag down each side. Original backboard pieced w/ 2 oak cleats, 18th c. nails.

Details

Descriptive Terms

looking glasses
mirrors
glass (material)
Chippendale
Glass
Chippendale
MIRROR, CHEVAL

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

49.75 x 33 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1384