A superb French 19th century Louis XVI st. double framed octagonal giltwood mirror. The original octagonal beveled mirror plate is framed within a beaded giltwood band and eight smaller original beveled mirror inserts amidst finely carved floral reserves. The rich outer giltwood border displays wonderful floral and scrolled patterns, large acanthus leaves and a striking foliate motif. Below is a fine floral reserve and above is the most impressive and exceptionally executed pierced top crown with fine flowers and central reserve. All original gilt.