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Looking glass


Lent by Henry Forbes Bigelow, August 23, 1928

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

18th century

Object Place

United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wood; Moulded frame, glass inlay, glass brokenand mended




Furniture, Looking glasses and Mirrors