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Mirror From Travelling Dressing Case (England), 1875

This is a Mirror from travelling dressing case. It was silversmith Thomas Whitehouse and retailed by Asprey & Son Co.. It is dated 1875 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is tooled and gilded leather on wood, mirrored glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Danny J. H. Kauffman. It is credited Gift of Danny J. H. Kauffman.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 29 x 1.3 x 20.2 cm (11 7/16 x 1/2 x 7 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Mirror From Travelling Dressing Case (England), 1875; Silversmith Thomas Whitehouse (British, active 1848-98); tooled and gilded leather on wood, mirrored glass; H x W x D: 29 x 1.3 x 20.2 cm (11 7/16 x 1/2 x 7 15/16 in.); Gift of Danny J. H. Kauffman; 1984-133-1-d

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Thom Browne Selects.

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