Walnut, giltwood and silvered glass
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Benthall Hall, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
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George I walnut mirror, broken arch pediment decorated with giltwood scrolling foliage above rectangular glass in rectangular frame with shaped base, giltwood foliate borders. 1730 (circa).
Made in 1730. Owned by Mary Clementina Benthall (1879-1960) and recorded in the 1957 list of pictures, furniture etc suggested for retention at Benthall Hall by the National Trust. Transferred to the ownership of the National Trust with the contents of Benthall Hall in the Deed Of Gift made by Mary Clementina Benthall and dated 8th August 1958. Recorded in the Inventory Of National Trust Property At Benthall Hall dated 1st October 1963