Image of Gallery in South Kensington
Not currently on display at the V&A
On display at Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire

Toilet Mirror

1838 (made)
Place Of Origin

On loan to Newstead Abbey, Nottingham.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
carved and incised oak
Brief Description
Toilet Mirror, Salvin, for Mamhead House, English, 1838
Physical Description
Oak, with incised and fretted decoration and brass candle sconces.
Object history
Made for the visit of Queen Adelaide, wife of King William IV, in 1838.

Purchased in 1973 from Peter Hone Antiques, Islington.
On loan to Newstead Abbey, Nottingham.
Associated Objects
Other Number
1973/357 - RF number
Accession Number

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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