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Xingyun (star and cloud) mirror
Western Han dynasty (206 BC-AD 24)
D: 15.9 cm.
This mirror is particularly striking for the contrast of bright silvery-white details against a black background, with the...
Xingyun (star and cloud) mirror Western Han dynasty (206 BC-AD 24) © Compton Verney