Small rectangular decorated hand mirror with compass

Made:
1801-1900 in China
maker:
Unknown

Small rectangular hand mirror, with back of embroidered silk under glass, decorated with silk tassels and small compass, Chinese, 1801-1900

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A124055
Materials:
complete, glass, metal, silk
Measurements:
mirror: 83 mm x 63 mm x 8 mm,
incl. tassels: 410 mm x 340 mm
type:
hand mirror
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • mirror - furnishing
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.