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Dressing glass

Object Number: 
1952.333
Date: 
1800-1840
Medium: 
Mahogany, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 9 x 5 in. ( 22.9 x 22.9 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany dressing glass; circular mirror with molded frame swivel-mounted between turned uprights with turned cross member and feet.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this dressing glass was used as a shaving mirror by the donor's grandfather's uncle, George Haight (d. 1849). George Haight was a merchant who lived at the Haight home at 152 Broadway, New York City.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Josephine A. Rohrer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group