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Mirror

This is a Mirror. It is dated ca. 1755 and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is carved mahogany and mahogany veneered carved gessoed and gilt pine, silvered glass.. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Neil Sellin. It is credited Gift of Neil Sellin.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 103 x 53.5 x 9.5 cm (40 9/16 x 21 1/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Mirror; carved mahogany and mahogany veneered carved gessoed and gilt pine, silvered glass.; H x W x D: 103 x 53.5 x 9.5 cm (40 9/16 x 21 1/16 x 3 3/4 in.); Gift of Neil Sellin; 1967-87-6-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Thom Browne Selects.

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