Ivory mirror handle

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Tarentine

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.069 L. 0.022 D.

Accession Number

31.639

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

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