On View: Asian Galleries, South, 2nd floor
This bronze five-lobed mirror has a scrolling foliate pattern punctuated by a fleur-de-lis decorating each lozenge. The reverse side of the mirror is smooth in order to see one’s reflection.
United Silla Period
4 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 1/4 in. (10.5 x 10.5 x 0.6 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John P. Lyden
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Mirror, 8th century. Bronze, 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 1/4 in. (10.5 x 10.5 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John P. Lyden, 2010.85.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2010.85.2_PS11.jpg)
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