Washington Family Mirror


From its place on the wall in his bedroom, this mirror reflected the efforts to comfort Washington as he passed on December 14, 1799. It was a gift from Washington to his wife in 1795.

Associated Name: Washington, MarthaWashington, George

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States: Virginia, Mount Vernon

General Subject Association: National SymbolsSubject: Presidents


See more items in: Political History: Political History, General History Collection, Government, Politics, and Reform


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PL.001176Catalog Number: 1176Accession Number: 13152

Object Name: mirror

Measurements: overall: 20 in x 18 in; 50.8 cm x 45.72 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-2cfb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_515302

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