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Ivory mirror handle

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Provenance

From excavations at Tarentum; purchased by Joseph B. Murdock in Tarentum in March 1896; loaned to MFA by J. B. Murdock, April 27,1898; March 1931: Inherited by his brother, Harold Murdock; gift to MFA from Harold Murdock in memory of his brother Rear-Admiral J. B. Murdock, September 3, 1931

Credit Line

Gift of Harold Murdock in memory of his brother Rear-Admiral J. B. Murdock

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Tarentine

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.069 L. 0.022 D.

Accession Number

31.639

Medium or Technique

Ivory

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical