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Item Details
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Culture
China, Tang dynasty (618-907)
Title
Lobed Mirror with Acrobats on Lotus Blossoms
Work Type
Metalwork
Date
early 7th Century - early 10th Century
Material
bronze
Measurements
Diameter: 14.1 cm (5 9/16 in.); Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)
Description
The reflecting surfaces of the mirrors were smooth and highly polished. Although much of the reflecting surface is corroded here, a small area of the original polished surface can be observed.
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: China - Tang Dynasty
Department: Chinese Art
Provenance: Thomas and Martha Carter, Madison, WI
Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. Lee
Accession Number
Source
Image and original data from The Cleveland Museum of Art
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
1995.343_full.tif
SSID
24620719

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