American Federal pier wood and gilt mirror, c. 1815-1820, with original reverse painting on glass (eglomise) panel showing battle between the USS Constitution and HMS Guerriere, a famous War of 1812 naval battle between these 2 frigates which resulted in a victory for the young republic. Beveled glass is an old replacement; rest of mirror is original.

Dimensions: 31″h x 21″w x 4″d

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