Looking glass

about 1790-1820


Object Place: possibly New York

Dimensions

Overall: 100.3 x 47 x 14 cm (39 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.991

Medium or Technique

Mahogany veneer, pine, gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Looking glasses and mirrors

Inscription

In pencil on rear at top: "1736 / John Staples / Alonzo Staples / Greenfield, Conn."
In black crayon on backboard: "999" underscored

Provenance

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman (Accession Date June 6, 1929)

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman