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TITLE:  Etruscan Bronze Mirror
WORK DATE:  circa 400 BC - 201 BC
PERIOD:  3000 B.C.–400 A.D.
CATEGORY:  Frames and Mirrors
MATERIALS:  Bronze
SIZE:  h: 9.2 in / h: 23.4 cm
STYLE:  antiquities/ancient art
PRICE*:  7,000 US$  (Convert prices to your currency with our Currency Converter)
GALLERY:  Harlan J. Berk Ltd.  +1-312-609-0016  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  Decorated with two facing figures in tunics wearing Phrygian caps who represent the Dioscuri. The back of the handle is decorated with diamond pattern at the base and diagonal pattern down the handle ending in a ram's head. The back of the mirror, which would have been polished to view one's reflection, has a museum collection number in the center. No restoration with several flan cracks in the metal. Amazing olive green patina.
PROVENANCE:  Ex Rockford College Art Collection
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Harlan J. Berk Inventory Catalogue
 
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