Lacquer Mirror Case

Artist: Painting by Fathallah Shirazi (Iranian, active 1850s–80s)
Object Name: Mirror case
Date: dated A.H. 1295/ A.D. 1878
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Papier-maché; painted, gilded, and lacquered
Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 6 1/16 x 3 1/2 in. (6.4 x 15.4 x 8.9 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Gift of Irma B. Wilkinson, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.460.2a, b

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