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Asian Art

Mirror

3rd century B.C.E.

Bronze

3/8 × 8 in. (0.95 × 20.32 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1953.27.26
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Eastern Zhou, Warring States Period (475–221 B.C.E)
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

C.T. Loo and Co., New York, 1931; Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 119, no. 231, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.