Etruscan mirror by Unknown Artist

Engraved with a scene from the 'Odyssey', showing Odysseus threatening Circe with his sword, and, to the right Elpenor restored to human form.

Details

Medium:
Bronze & bone
Dimensions:
31 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £2,600)
Acquired in:
1973
Vendor:
Robin Symes

Provenance

R.Symes

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun & Bank Holidays 12noon – 5pm

Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan

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