Wall mirror

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-288572

Description

Pier mirror with frame painted brown and yellow with gilt highlights. Sides half-round with beaded edge. Interior space above mirror painted with fruit-- pineapples, grapes, and roses, leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wall mirrors
sheet glass
silvering
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
Mirror, Wall

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

39 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.294