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Looking glass

Rectangular, gilded and carved frame; wavy moulding in concave edge; balls across top. Ship picture in floral frame painted at top.

Provenance

Belonged to Thomas & Betsey Howes Smith.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Kate A. Gould

about 1820

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

33.717

Medium or Technique

Gilded and carved wood, glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Looking glasses and Mirrors