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Carved and gilded frame with shaped top, exotic birds on sides and rose and shell design in center. Upper glass painted with Chinese dancers in bright colors.

Credit Line

Gift of Eben Howard Gay

1740–1800

Object Place

England

Dimensions

137 cm (53 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.446

Medium or Technique

Wood, silver leaf with gold varnish on red bole and gesso

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture