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Item ref: MIR11.2
Price: Sold
Period: Song Dynasty
Dimension: 115 mm length
Description: Round knob (slightly damaged). It has a plain surface with angular raised rim and is shaped like a traditional Chinese fan.
Item ref: MIR12.2
Price: US$ 200
Period: Song Dynasty
Dimension: 185 mm square
Description: Round knob, square design with slightly raised rim. The surface is plain.
Item ref: MIR13.2
Price: US$ 120
Period: Ming Dynasty
Dimension: 56 mm diameter
Description: Round knob with coin theme on surface.
Item ref: MIR14
Price: Sold
Period: Song Dynasty
Dimension: 92 mm length
Description: Round knob and slightly raised rim. Main theme comprises of 2 vertical columns of inscriptions: "Hu Zhou Zhen Si Wu Nian Er Shu Zhao Zi" which means: "Huzhou genuine reflecting mirror by Si Wu Nian". Huzhou is located in the Zhejiang Province.
Item ref: MIR15.2
Price: Sold
Period: Song Dynasty
Dimension: 105 mm diameter
Description: Small round knob with angular raised rim. Main theme comprises of 3 fishes with prominent dorsel and tail fins and 3 bunches of grapes. It has 2 raised concentric circles surrounding the main theme. Other sections are decorated with 9 bunches of grapes.
Item ref: MIR16.2
Price: Sold
Period: Han Dynasty
Dimension: 50 mm diameter
Description: Round knob joined by 4 oblique lines and 4 groups of 3 straight lines to a ring of oblique lines. Main theme comprises of brids, stalks of flowers and leaves. A ring of oblique lines surround the main theme. It has angular raised rim
Item ref: MIR17
Price: Sold
Period: Han Dynasty
Dimension: 88 mm diameter
Description: Large prominent round knob. Main theme comprises of 2 dragons. Surrounding the main theme are plain rings and rings of straight lines and serrations (representing rays).
Item ref: MIR18
Price:Sold
Period: Han Dynasty
Dimension: 102 mm diameter
Description: Very large round knob (typical of Han mirror). Main theme comprises 2 dragons with prominent round eyes and raised backs decorated with small round ripples, a winged man and a horse. Surrounding the main theme are rings of straight lines and serrations, representing reflecting rays.
Item ref: MIR19
Price: Sold
Period: Han Dynasty
Dimension: 98 mm diameter
Description: Large round knob. Main theme comprises 4 birds and 4 slightly raised nipples each surrounded by a small ring. Surrounding the main theme are rings of dots, straight lines and serrations, representing reflecting rays

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