Mirror Back with Birds and Animals in Repoussé
- Tang dynasty (618–907)
- 8th century
- Diam. 9 11/16 in. (24.6 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
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Originally attached to the back of a bronze mirror, this silver disk is richly decorated with fantastic birds and felines frolicking amid lotus tendrils against a background finely stippled with a punch ring.