+ MIRROR, bronze, China, Tang / Song Dynasty, 7th-13th century

Cast bronze, polished, hand carved.

China, Tang / Song dynasty, 7th-13th centuries

Diam. 13.5 cm, th. 0.7 cm.

The condition is visible in the photos, good/ span>
/ Bronze mirror, tang / song dynasty /

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3 500 zł tax incl.

Mirror made of bronze. The reverse of the mirror is decorated with representations of mythical animals (including the phoenix - the symbol of the empress) and floral decorations. Obverse - once polished, it was used for viewing. Bronze mirrors from the end of the Zhou dynasty, through the Han, Tang and later dynasties, were a popular utility item that was also a decorative object.