Mirror

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2675–2130 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Diameter: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1326

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Covered with heavy incrustation, chipped off in two places. Complete.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2006 A. 1936: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition