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Mirror From Travelling Dressing Case (England)

This is a Mirror from travelling dressing case. It was silversmith Thomas Whitehouse and retailed by Asprey & Son Co.. It is dated 1875 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is tooled and gilded leather on wood, mirrored glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Danny J. H. Kauffman. It is credited Gift of Danny J. H. Kauffman.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 29 x 1.3 x 20.2 cm (11 7/16 x 1/2 x 7 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Mirror From Travelling Dressing Case (England); Silversmith Thomas Whitehouse (British, active 1848-98); tooled and gilded leather on wood, mirrored glass; H x W x D: 29 x 1.3 x 20.2 cm (11 7/16 x 1/2 x 7 15/16 in.); Gift of Danny J. H. Kauffman; 1984-133-1-d

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

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