A 19th Century French Directoire Mercury Glass Mirror with Original Gilding For Sale
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A 19th Century French Directoire Mercury Glass Mirror with Original Gilding

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A 19th century French Directoire mirror with some original gilded accenting. The frame is carved, highlighting the gilding and the mercury glass.

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  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    The edges of the frame are very slightly distressed due to the age of the piece.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 2 ft. 8 in. x W 19.75 in. x D 1 in.H 80.01 cm x W 50.17 cm x D 2.54 cm
  • Seller Location
    New Orleans, LA
  • Reference Number
    LU787413370741
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