- Any of a large group of substances that typically show a characteristic luster, are good conductors of electricity and heat, are opaque, can be fused, and are usually malleable or ductile.
- Objects with a highly polished surface, designed to reflect images clearly. The surface is typically smooth, flat, or sometimes slightly curved, made of polished metal in ancient and medieval times, but later usually of glass with a reflective coating on one side.
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This object was included in the following exhibitions:
Mirrors and Masks: Reflections and Constructions of the Self
Bryn Mawr College
, 3/23/2017 - 6/4/2017