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Mirror separated from cover (01.7494a) and handle (01.7494c). Dark green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in England from a Greek dealer. I heard of it subsequently in Athens.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, about 320 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 370; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 123 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7494a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical