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Mirror Panel from Josie Arlington's Music Room

ID Number: 2015.0204
Title: Mirror Panel from Josie Arlington's Music Room
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: mirrors
Collection Type: Furniture
Date: ca. 1900
Process/Technique: glassworking
carpentry (process)
Materials: glass (material)
lead (metal)
silver (metal)
Dimensions: 65 x 28 inches
Object Description Large section of mirrored panel with a short top side (51"), long bottom side (65"), vertical left side (28"), and diagonal right side to form a mitered corner for a ceiling. Panel made up of 6 rows of glass sections separated by lead muntins. From the top edge: row 1 made up of 5 (1 missing) molded rectangular glass panels with starburst back and silvering; row 2 made up of 6 long rectangular beveled glass panes with silvering; row 3 made up of 20 vertical hexagonal beveled glass panes with silvering separated by molded glass starburst triangles; row 4 made up of 7 long rectangular glass panes with beveled edges and silvering; row 5 made up of 6 molded glass panels with silvered starburst back (1 missing); row 6 made up of 7 large rectangular panes with beveled edges and silvering.
Label Text: Storyville: Madams and Music 2017-04-05
Framed mirror panel from the Arlington's music room
mirror panel: ca. 1900; glass, silver
frame: ca. 2015; wood
courtesy of Mrs. Paul L. Arceneaux

Above piano: Mirror panel from the Arlington's music room
ca. 1900; glass, lead, silver
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection
Collection Theme(s): Prostitution
Subjects: Deubler, Mary, 1864-1914 -- More information
Storyville District (New Orleans, La.)
Condition: Good
Other Number: Tracking Number T150527.458

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