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Looking glass

18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 40.3 x 28.3 x 3.2 cm (15 7/8 x 11 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.88

Medium or Technique

Pine, painted glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Looking glasses and mirrors

Provenance

Lent by Henry Forbes Bigelow, August 23, 1928; 1943, gift to the MFA by the sons of Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow) (Accession date: April 8, 1943).

Credit Line

Gift of the sons of the late Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow); to be known as the Henry Forbes Bigelow Collection