Mirror

Historical period(s)
Kamakura period, early 14th century
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
Diam x D: 20.1 x 0.5 cm (7 15/16 x 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1970.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Mirror
Type

Mirror

Keywords
bamboo, casting, Japan, Kamakura period (1185 - 1333), phoenix, tree, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Julia Murray. A Decade of Discovery: Selected Acquisitions 1970-1980. Exh. cat. Washington, 1979. cat. 43, pp. 55-56.
  • Masterpieces of Chinese and Japanese Art: Freer Gallery of Art handbook. Washington, 1976. p. 81.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 118, p. 182.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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