Hand mirror of moulded red shellac

Made:
1885

Hand mirror of moulded red shellac, square body without circular mirror glass, handle decorated with tendril and flower design, frame of mirror decorated with fleur de lys, back decorated with head of a lady, c. 1885

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1980-676/27/1
Materials:
glass and shellac
type:
mirror - furnishing
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
credit:
Purchase (Roger Newport)