Giltwood and silvered glass
3190 x 1920 x 120 mm
Place of origin
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
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English mirror, circa 1835. A massive giltwood pier glass in situ. Carved ovolu entablature above a cornice of anthemions, alternate palmettes linked by scrolls to foliate sprays. Fluted giltwood frame to mirror. The pier glass is part of an ensemble with a giltwood pier table.
Believed to be 3rd Lord Berwick collection: William Noel-Hill, 3rd Baron Berwick (1773-1842). By descent bequeathed to the National Trust with the estate, house and contents of Attingham by Thomas Henry Noel-Hill, 8th Baron Berwick (1877-1947) on 15th May 1953.