Mirror

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
1980–1630 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5045

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 20.5 x 18.3 cm (8 1/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.737

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Bronze. With projection to fit into handle.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5045. November, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition