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Hellenistic bronze mirror cover: Eros and Psyche HELLENISTIC BRONZE CIRCULAR MIRROR COVER: EROS AND PSYCHE

Seated upon a rock their bodies turned out but their heads facing, The goddess at right wearing a chiton and a flowing himation and love’s messenger nude at right; the back of the mirror is Roman.

3rd Century BC

Diam. 5 in. (12.5cm.)

Ex collection of Dr. P., Poitier, France, acquired before 1980.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2012, no. 63.



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