Mirror disks such as this one had decorated handles attached to the tiny trapezoidal tangs. When British archaeologists discovered the disk in a Middle Kingdom tomb, no trace of the handle remained.
- Medium: Copper
- Place Excavated: Tomb 1603, Abydos, Egypt
- Dates: ca. 1938-1700 B.C.E.
- Dynasty: XII Dynasty-XIII Dynasty
- Period: Middle Kingdom
- Dimensions: 4 3/16 x 4 1/8 in. (10.6 x 10.5 cm) (show scale)
- Collections:Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Museum Location: This item is on view in Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity, Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
- Accession Number: 26.815
- Credit Line: Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
- Rights Statement: Creative Commons-BY
- Caption: Mirror Disk, ca. 1938-1700 B.C.E. Copper, 4 3/16 x 4 1/8 in. (10.6 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 26.815. Creative Commons-BY
- Record Completeness: Best (86%)