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Mirror Case

Painting by Zain al-'Abidin

Object Name: Mirror case
Date: A.H. 1206/ A.D. 1844–1845
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Exterior: Pasteboard, papier-maché; opaque watercolor, gilded and lacquered Interior: mirror
Dimensions: Ht. 9 1/4 in.(23.5 cm) W. 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Gift of Catherine and Robert Harper, in memory of Drs. Grigor and Arax Acopian, 2009
Accession Number: 2009.170

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