Hand Mirror, ca. 1890
This mirror, with its trailing vine decoration, much like that seen in some of the Indian wood and metal work that Lockwood de Forest commissioned and collected in India, may well have been one of the objects that de Forest supplied to Tiffany & Company. Tiffany's sold objects, especially jewelry and metalwork that de Forest designed and collected while living in and on return trips to India.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Unknown Donor.
Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
Overall: 35.5 x 19 x 1.2 cm (14 x 7 1/2 x 1/2 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamped on back, above handle: TIFFANY & CO.
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Passion for the Exotic: Louis Comfort Tiffany and Lockwood de Forest.