Bronze Chinese Mirror

Dublin Core

Title

Bronze Chinese Mirror

Subject

Arts; Arts-Decorative Arts; Daily Life-Material Culture;

Description

H: 3/4" W: 5-1/8". Mirror, bronze disc with light green and yellow patina. Obverse: polished. Reverse: decorative outer edge, inscribed inner edge, center boss raised with hole to attach mirror to support; square container of light wood with sliding lid.
Gift of Francis S. Hutchins, 1987

Contributor

Berea College

Rights

Materials may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only. Acknowledgement to be given to the ASIANetwork-Luce Asian Art in the Undergraduate Curriculum Project and to the college from whose collection the work comes. The individual college retains copyright to the work.

Relation

soclaa000548

Format

image/jpeg

Type

still image

Identifier

soclaa000544

Coverage

China
China - Han Dynasty 206 BCE - 220 CE
3rd century BCE - 3rd century CE

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

900 w x 730 h, 72 ppi

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/3ce93e37dbc8252897422c5cb69593a3.jpg

Citation

“Bronze Chinese Mirror,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 17, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/890.