Mirror

A European mirror in a copper alloy frame with wooden surround and cover, carved with a lizard in centre. The base of the handle is in the shape of a stool of early form (probably 18th century). The context of its use is unknown.

Object Summary

Museum Number 1/1993/24
Simple Name mirror
Full Name mirror
Common Name mirror
Production country Ghana
Material cast copper alloy; wood
Collection class Personal objects
Collection continent Africa
Collection area/region W
Production continent Africa
Cultural group Asante Akan
Function name personal object