Glass mirror with lead frame, Lead, Glass, Roman

Glass mirror with lead frame

Period:
Late Imperial
Date:
ca. 3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Lead, Glass
Dimensions:
Length: 3 3/8 (8.6 cm)
Diameter: 1 9/16 ( 4 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Lead
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5246a, b
Not on view
From Cyprus

Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1903. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 3. pl. CXVII, 3 , Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5975, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Lightfoot, Christopher S. 2017. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art : Ancient Glass. no. 469, pp. 293, 307–8, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.