<em>Mirror</em>, ca. 1478–1390 B.C.E. Silver and copper alloy, 9 3/4 x diam. 5 1/2 in. (24.7 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.635E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.635E_SL1.jpg)


Medium: Silver and copper alloy

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1478–1390 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 9 3/4 x diam. 5 1/2 in. (24.7 x 14 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.635E

Image: 37.635E_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Mirror made of silver and copper alloy. Nude female figure-handle. Condition: Vivid dark green patina with some brown areas. Portions afflicted by bronze disease. Obverse has encrustations on parts. Technique: Disc cast without subsequent hammering; handle is solid one-piece casting, even the detail of girl's necklace and sides of papyrus umbrel are cast.

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