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Dressing glass with drawers

Black, flattened ball feet, central flat drawer flanked by two bow-front drawers with lion mask pulls. Rectangular framed mirror with pediment top mounted on turned supports with ball finials. Brass candle holders on hinged arms mounted at mid-points of supports. Rosette mounts for mirror.

Provenance

Purchased in 1983 from Mymie Grossman Antiques, 51 Charles Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02116.

Credit Line

Alice M. Bartlett Fund

1805–20

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1983.26

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Looking glasses and Mirrors