- a tall mirror, often full-length, intended to be set between windows.
Origin of pier glass
Examples from the Web for pier glass
Historical Examples of pier glass
"Like herself—alive to the fingertips," he thought, and then he propped it against the pier-glass.
They fixed themselves at length on the sketch by the pier-glass.
He was staring intently into the pier-glass in front of him.The Tinted Venus
Next she had aspired to a Brussels carpet, and by and bye to a pier-glass and a piano.A Mere Chance, Vol. 1 of 3
He was seated in a superb arm-chair with his back to a pier-glass.Captain Jinks, Hero
- a tall narrow mirror, usually one of a pair or set, designed to hang on the wall between windows, usually above a pier table