Mirror

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
about 300 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 361; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 123 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Diameter: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.671b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Mirror separated from cover (98.671a)

Provenance

By date unknown: Count Michel Tyszkiewicz Collection (published in La Collection Tyszkiewicz, 1897, as found at Corinth); by 1898: with Edward Perry Warren; 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