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Looking glass

Looking glass
Title
Looking glass
Date 
1735-1770
Medium 
Walnut, glass, gilding
Dimensions 
Overall: 49 1/2 x 19 1/4 x 2 in. ( 125.7 x 48.9 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Rectangular Chippendale looking glass in walnut veneer frame; arched top with intricately shaped edge and applied carved and gilded openwork scroll ornament at center; mirror plate consisting of lower rectangular section and upper section with serpentine top, the whole surrounded by molded border with gilding.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Woodhull Overton, in memory of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1953.309
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group