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Dressing glass


Label on back: R. & J. WETMORE, CARVERS AND GILDERS PRINTSELLERS AND DEALERS IN PAPER HANGINGS No. 38 Granville Street HALIFAX, N.S. Looking Glasses, Gilt Window Cornices, Room Mouldings, Gold Leaf, and Picture Glass. MAPS and PICTURES mounted and varnished. OIL PAINTINGS cleaned and varnished. Old Frames regilt. Looking Glass Plates resilvered; Ships BILLET HEADS always on hand.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Fund

about 1830–60

Object Place

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany veneer




Furniture, Looking glasses and Mirrors