Mirror with Handle in the Form of Woman
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
6 1/8 x 5 9/16 x 1 in. (15.5 x 14.2 x 2.6 cm)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Mirror with Handle in the Form of Woman, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Bronze, 6 1/8 x 5 9/16 x 1 in. (15.5 x 14.2 x 2.6 cm) . Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 25.886.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 25.886.1_front_PS2.jpg)
front, 25.886.1_front_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2007
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Bronze mirror disk (25.886.1) of conventional type with pointed base for insertion. Currently attached to handle (60.100) in form of nude, standing girl holding duck between her breasts.
Condition: Dark brown patina. Base bent.
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