Lot 171: Centennial Chippendale Style Mahogany Eagle Mirror
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: UNITED STATES, MID 19TH CENTURY A centennial Chippendale style mahogany eagle mirror. The mirror is a Centennial example made approximately 100 years after the Chippendale period. The mirror is adorned with an openwork gilt eagle crest with shapely carved ears and finger carved frame borders with gilt gesso rabbit on a flat pane looking glass.
Condition Report: Some old glue repairs evident from behind, lower carved ear returns are replaced, mirror showing some wear spots and peppering, overall good condition.
Dimensions: Overall mirror measures 40" by 23"