Looking Glass

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-62512

Description

Rectangular glass in frame; scrolled carving; pedimntd. crest has scrolled ears and pierced leafage between the curves of gilt leafage caps the pediment and a gilt bird is mounted at the center of pediment.

Details

Descriptive Terms

looking glasses
mirrors
carving (processes)
gilding
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany
Gilded
Carved
MIRROR

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P725
1950.M3?

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

60 x 36 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1948.193