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Mirror

Period:
Kamakura period (1185–1333)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Mirrors
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.215.21
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Resonant Image: Tradition in Japanese Art (Part One)," 1997–98.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds, Flowers, and Buddhist Paradise Imagery in Japanese Art," February 14, 2004–June 13, 2004.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Animals, Birds, Insects, and Marine Life in Japanese Art," June 26, 2008–November 30, 2008.

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