early c19th regency period carved giltwood framed convex mirror

Early C19th Regency period carved gilt-wood framed convex mirror.



Item Ref

MLA 151


Early C19th Regency period carved gilt-wood framed convex mirror . Well-carved gilt-wood frame mirror of impressive scale with eagle-surmounted top .In good original condition with no losses or repairs to carving . Leaf-carved /foliate top with carved foliate and 'c' scroll apron to base , the eagle with outstretched wings perched on a plinth with a rock-work pedestal. The convex plate with original mercury silvering showing some nicely 'foxed'/blackened aged areas. The moulded-edge cavetto frame surround with applied sphere decoration , and inset with an ebonised and reeded slip. Some minor rubbing to gilding , but overall with a pleasing and sympathetically-aged mellow patina and finish.
H(overall)54 "
Dia.30 "
England c.1820
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: MLA 151

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