Exceptional and rare 18th century Northern Star Rococo Swedish gilt-wood mirror with mirror frame. In It's original finish and mirror glass with good patination. Ca 1760 Stockholm, Sweden.
Very rare and magnificent example due to the craftsmanship, size and the Northern Star. The Northern Star was used from the end of the 17th century as a symbol of the Swedish king Karl XII. And during the 18th century, it also symbolised Swedish research and wit.
Good original condition with wear consistent with age and use.