Looking Glass

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1760-1795

GUSN

GUSN-3969

Description

Three feathers in basket as gilded crest decoration; gilded notched 1/4" across glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

looking glasses
mirrors
feather (material)
gesso
gilding
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
baskets (containers)
Chippendale
feather (material)
pine (wood)
Gilded
Mahogany
Gesso
Pine
Chippendale
Feather
Fruit Basket
MIRROR

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

25.563 x 12.688 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.294

Places

Possibly
Possibly