The nation's largest selection of fine
Classical & Colonial Furniture...
Just steps from the RISD Museum & John Brown House
Browse our inventory

A Fine Federal/Hepplewhite Mahogany Mirror with Flowered Urn Finial, probably New York, c.1780

Scroll down for 4 more photos

Announcement!  This item will be available at auction from Neal Auction Company on January 26th, 2019.  Preview exhibition is currently underway.  Click here to see our listings at

This mirror, retaining its early glass, is in a fine state of preservation and is complete in all its parts.  These mirrors are very delicate, and often lose their embellishments.   The surface is old and has a rich, warm feel.  The gold leafing is all original.   It makes a very elegant and rich statement.  There are a number of similar mirrors in the diplomatic reception rooms.

Height: 50 in.  Width: 19 3/4 in. Depth: 1 3/4 in.