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Roman Bronze Mirror, 1st/2nd Century AD

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Roman: Bronze: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1341960
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Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
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Zurich, Switzerland

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Roman imperial bronze mirror can with raised rim and concentric lines on the outside. The specular inside with tears of lead and a blackened silver surface.
Roman, 1st/2nd century AD
D. 11.5 cm (4.5 in)
Nice spotted patina. Reflective side was initially silvered and is now corroded black.
Brian Page Antiquities, Brighton (England), December 2009.

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