Mirror Artist: UnknownEtruscan


Bronze, with bone handle


10 7/16 × 6 13/16 in. (26.5 × 17.3 cm)
Handle: 2 13/16 × 1 1/8 in. (7.2 × 2.8 cm)
Mirror: 9 1/4 × 6 13/16 in. (23.5 × 17.3 cm)

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Bequest of Erika and Thomas Leland Hughes, B.A. 1945, LL.B. 1949

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Collection of Erika and Thomas Leland Hughes by 2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired by bequest from the above, 2014.
This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
  • Meghan C. Freeman, "Ambiguous Reflections: A Unique Etruscan Mirror at Yale," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2016), 90–91, fig. 1–2
  • "Acquisitions 2015," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin: Online Supplement (accessed December 1, 2015), 15, ill
  • Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 200, 387, pl. 184
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