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Imitative Bronze Mirror
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Why this is a
Masterpiece

It is the only piece found in a settlement site of this age. It is assumed to indicate that the settlement was used by a tribe chief or shaman.

History of the Object
This bronze mirror is modeled on a mirror of the Han dynasty in China. Over 50 imitative bronze mirrors have been found in Korea so far. Housed since excavation in 1992 -State-owned relics -An excavation site: Misari, Gyounggy, South Korea

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Type
Other 
Materials
Bronze 
Measurements
Diameter 7.3cm 
Creator name
Unknown 
Creator date
Unknown 
Where it was made
Misari. Gyounggy Province, South Korea 
Geography
Korea 
Time period
AD 1st century ~ AD 4th century 
Creation date
1st Century - 4th Century;Proto Three Kingdoms Period 
Function
Symbol of authority 
Acquisition
Excavated at Misari, Gyounggy, South Korea 
Copyright
Hanyang University Museum 
Acknowledgements
 
Owner
Korean Government 
Museum
Hanyang University Museum 
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