A sterling silver and tortoiseshell table mirror 19th century, Continental, with original chamfer' data-content='An edge that is not at right angles to the nearest edge, but slopes at another angle, sometimes 45 degrees, but can be more or less. A bevel or chamfer is used in furniture making to soften the easily damaged sharp surface that would be created by a right angle join. In mirrors and glass, a less-angled bevel is used to accentuate the lines of the surrounding frame.'>bevelled glass decorated with silver cupid mounts (tested as sterling) on scrolling feet, tortoiseshell and wood frame. 5 x 41 cm (mirror frame)
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