Surrounded by panels decorated almost entirely with iridescent glass beads, this mirror was probably made to commemorate the marriage of Charles II and Catherine of Braganza, who are represented in the decorations.

Provenance

By descent in the Horton Fawkes family.


Temple Newsam House

Temple Newsam Estate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 0AE
0113 336 7461
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Opening times

3 Nov 2015 – 12 Feb 2016
Pre-booked visits and tours only (see website to book)

13 Feb – 30 Oct
Tue – Sun
10.30 am – 5pm (last admission 4.15pm)

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