MirrorArtist(s)ChineseArtist NationalityChinese (culture or style)Object Creation Date1368-1644Medium & SupportbronzeDimensions
3 3/8 in. x 3 3/8 in. x 3/16 in. ( 8.6 cm x 8.6 cm x 0.4 cm )Credit LineThe Oliver J. Todd Memorial CollectionLabel copy
The full moon breaks through parting clouds;
Its radiance shining on purest silver.
Floating on high, as the jade disk sinks,
A thousand leagues rinsed clean in its light.
Trans. by Prof. Marty Parsons
Director, Center for Chinese Studies
UM History of Art DepartmentPrimary Object Classification Metalwork Primary Object TypemirrorCollection AreaAsianRights
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