Mahogany, marble, gilt decoration, mirrored glass
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American. Pier Mirror, ca.1870. Mahogany, marble, gilt decoration, mirrored glass, 140 x 41 in. (355.6 x 104.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 52.123a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 52.123_acetate_bw.jpg)
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Pier mirror, Tall rectangular form (a) with pieces of gadroon molding resting on floor. White marble shelf (b) near bottom. Topped by arcuated pediment, flanked by pilasters. Gilt incised linear decoration with bosses added along sides.
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