Looking Glass

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1750-1795

GUSN

GUSN-3894

Description

Rectangular form with shaped crest and carved ears; scalloped base; beveled glass, gilt liner; veneered sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

looking glasses
mirrors
gilding
mahogany (wood)
Scotch pine (wood)
veneering
Chippendale
Mahogany
Pine
Chippendale
Gilded
Veneered
Mirror

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

38.75 x 20.188 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.236