Very Fine Period Georgian Oval Looking Glass
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A very fine George III giltwood oval mirror, circa 1765, the original oval mercury plate surrounded with rococo waves; overscale foliate and leaf-carved crest, the pendant carved with branches and bold flowers; retaining its original gilding.
- Carved gilt wood, Mercury glass
gilding mostly original, minor touch ups. Glass plate original to mirror, but recycled from an earlier mirror (note bevel edge on upper right corner)
Height 40.5 inches
Width 23 inches