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Looking glass

Rectangular looking glass with molded japanned frame in black and gold.

Provenance

History of ownership: early history unknown; 1930, gift of E. Royall Tyler (Accession Date March 6, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of E. Royall Tyler

1725–50

Object Place

Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

30.140

Medium or Technique

Japanned wood

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Looking glasses and Mirrors