A gentleman’s shaving mirror


W of mirror 6ins/ 15.2cm
H of mirror 8.25ins/ 21cm
W of base 7.25ins/ 18cm
D of base 5.5ins/ 14cm


An unusual early 19th century adjustable, mahogany gentleman’s shaving or toilet mirror. The oval framed mirror on turned support with oval base, with attractive ebony and boxwood stringing both around the mirror and to the base. The brass fitting to the rear of the mirror makes it adjustable both tilting and swivelling.