A ROMAN BRONZE MIRROR
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Composed of two disks hinged together, the interior of each plated for reflection, the exterior with a series of concentric lathe-turned rings, both disks with an arching handle looped on each end through a plate, the plates on one side in the form of female heads with center parted hair
4½ in. (11.4 cm.) diameter
French Private Collection.
Anonymous sale; François de Ricqlès, Drouot-Richelieu, 30 September 1999, lot 712.