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Mirror

Object Number:48-2-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Song Dynasty
Date Made: Late Song Dynasty
Early Date: 1120
Late Date: 1279
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Inscription Language:Chinese Language
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:L-2-337 - Old Loan Number

Description

Bronze handle-mirror, six-lobed, plain handle, remains of silvering on face. Back has inscription in double column: "Bronze reflector (made by) the Shi Family of Huzhou [Zhejiang, East China]".

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