2-part Mirror (Mage-Kagami)

Object Name: 
2-part Mirror (Mage-Kagami)

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Object Name: 
2-part Mirror (Mage-Kagami)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.6.4
Dimensions: 
Smaller Frame L: 14.2 cm; Larger Frame L: 15.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Blair
Primary Description: 
Two circular mirrors, one slightly smaller, set in circular frames of kiri wood fitting together as one unit; each frame bearing a handle of braided orange silk floss attached by two perforations in the wood; smaller, obverse frame has two inlaid phoenixes of padded silk brocades and originally had cloud forms in gold dust; the reverse frame has a simple pine spray painted in color.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blair, Dorothy, Source
1978-07-07