Mirror Back with Great Goddess

Slate, pigment; other side originally inlaid with polished pyrite mirror | 20.1 x 0.2cm | 400-550

Unknown Artist

An important female deity commands the watery scene on the back of this mirror. The face, bordered by ear ornaments and partially hidden by a nose ornament, appears beneath a huge headdress with the fringed eyes and curled proboscis of an abstract bu...
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