Mirror

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1815-1835

GUSN

GUSN-57738

Description

Mirror. Gilded wood and gesso. Girandole form. Surmounted by crest in the form of a deer (stag), with ornamental tree in background. Applied shells mounted at sides and base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mirrors
gilding
wood (plant material)
Empire (style)
Gilded
Empire
MIRROR

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Heiligmann, Martin (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

36 x 30 1/3 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4468

Places

Massachusetts (United States)