Walnut veneer, pine, glass, gilding
Overall: 53 x 28 x 5 in. ( 134.6 x 71.1 x 12.7 cm )
Rectangular Chippendale looking glass with walnut veneer frame; broken scroll pediment with gilded molding surmounted by a carved and gilded phoenix with outstretched wings; mirror plate surrounded by molded border with gilding beyond which is a second border outlining block corners above the mirror plate and following the scalloped and serpentine shape of the base of the frame; with carved and gilded openwork vines lining indented edge on either side of frame.
Gift of Mrs. J. Woodhull Overton, in memory of her mother, Mrs. J. Insley Blair
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