Mirror

Greek
Late Classical Period
340–330 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 369; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 123 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.08.32c.1

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Mirror separated from cover (RES.08.32c.2). On the underside of the mirror, raised concentric rings. Crusty green patina.

Provenance

By 1896-1898: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: From Baron Hirsch's estate [?] through a dealer. Bought probably between 1896 and 1898. Originally from Corinth.); 1908: gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA; accessioned 1910

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Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren