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Etruscan mirror
Etruscan mirror - Ancient Art Style Etruscan mirror -
Ref : 87597
9 100 €
Period :
BC to 10th century
Provenance :
Italy
Medium :
Bronze
Dimensions :
H. 3.54 inch | Ø 3.54 inch
Ancient Art  - Etruscan mirror BC to 10th century - Etruscan mirror
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Etruscan mirror

A superb fragmentary example of an Etruscan bronze mirror delicately depicting with great probability a scene from the judgment of Paris.
H : max. 9cm ; Ø: max. 9cm.

Published: in „Corpus Speculorum Etruscorum“ (CSE) U.S.A, 4: Northeastern Collections (2005) Nr. 51. Author Dr. R. D. De Puma.

Provenance: The dissolving of the Higgins Armory Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts (1931-2004). Inventory Nr. 518.9. This fragment of a mirror was bought by John Woodman Higgins from the legendary antiquarian Sumner Healey, Bordeaux and New York, on March 27th, 1928.

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