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Bronze box mirror

Period:
Late Classical or Hellenistic
Date:
last quarter of the 4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam.: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of Norbert Schimmel Trust, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.281.58a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
In relief, head of woman wearing silver earring
Muscarella, Oscar White. 1974. Ancient Art: The Norbert Schimmel Collection no. 32, Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

Milleker, Elizabeth J. 1992. "Ancient Art: Gifts from The Norbert Schimmel Collection: Greek and Roman." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 49(4): p. 50.

von Bothmer, Dietrich, Carlos A. Picón, Joan R. Mertens, and Elizabeth J. Milleker. 1993. "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 1992–1993: Ancient World." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 51(2): p. 50.

Schwarzmaier, Agnes. 1994. "Athena auf Klappspiegeln: Ein Klappspiegel im Museum für Vor - und Frühgeschichte in Frankfurt a.M." Archäologischer Anzeiger, : p. 575, fig. 4.

Bol, Peter C. 2004. Die Geschichte der antiken Bildhauerkunst, Vol. 2. pp. 466, 473, pl. 453, Mainz: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

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