Mirror

Greek
Classical Period
330–320 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 362; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 123 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.02 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.673a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Mirror separated from cover (98.673b). The mirror has been corroded by blue and green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: seen at Corinth. Provenience not stated: probably Elis); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund