Hand Mirror

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-2998

Description

Black painted hand mirror, with a flat rectangular frame on a long curved handle with a scratch-carved linear leaf design; with a pieced hole in the handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hand mirrors
mirrors
carving (processes)
cutting (dividing)
gluing
mirrors
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
glass (material)
hand mirrors
Wood
Glass
Cut
Painted
Glued
Carved
Mirror, Hand

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

9 5/8 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1479