Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Ming Dynasty - Qing Dynasty
Marriage mirror. Back shows a man and a woman, with three lucky symbols: a crane for Longevity, ingot of precious metal (the mirror-boss) for Wealth, and conventionalized books for Wisdom.
Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
[Article] Cammann, Schuyler. 1955. Significant Patterns on Chinese Bronze Mirrors. Archives of the Chinese Art Society of America. 9: 43-62. : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 17
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