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Mirror

Mirror

  • Place of origin:

    England

  • Date:

    ca. 1820-1830 (made)

  • Museum number:

    W.22-1934

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Mirror, mahogany with ebony inlay and brass mounts. The mirror is enclosed within mahogany bandings and has "broken" corners inlaid with trefoil ornament. It swings within turned and tapered uprights being attatched to square bases and adjusted by means of swivil screws of stumped bars. The uprights are decorated with turned ebony discs, and united top and bottom by turned bars: at the top are turned vase-shaped finials. The uprights are supported on two pairs of curved legs with brass lion paw feet and stringing lines of ebony.

Place of Origin

England

Date

ca. 1820-1830 (made)

Descriptive line

Mirror, mahogany with ebony inlay and brass mounts, English c.1820-30

Materials

Ebony; Mahogany; Brass; Mirror glass

Categories

Mirrors

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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