FEDERAL DRESSING GLASS Attributed to John and Thomas Seymour

Attributed to John (1738-1818) and Thomas (1771-1848) Seymour
Boston   Circa 1800

Primary Wood: Mahogany
Secondary Wood: Cedrela

Height: 23 3/4 inches
Width: 18 1/2 inches
Depth: 8 inches

Reference: The Seymour attribution is based the demi-lune inlay as well as the writing on the back of the drawers which is consistent with Seymour practices. Please see other dressing mirrors made by John and Thomas Seymour in Robert Mussey The Furniture Masterworks of John & Thomas Seymour, entries 58-59, pages 250-258, particularly the demi-lune inlay in entry 58.

Item Number: 7126