Mirror

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
about 320 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 370; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 123 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7494a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Mirror separated from cover (01.7494a) and handle (01.7494c). Dark green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in England from a Greek dealer. I heard of it subsequently in Athens.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution