Mirror

Greek, East Greek
Greco-Roman Period


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Necropolis

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 398.

Dimensions

1.1cm (7/16in.)

Accession Number

84.572

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

This is a circular disc; the rim is slightly turned up on one side. The “inside” is decorated with two pairs of concentric circles, incised. Green patina.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); necropolis. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America