Fresco of a Woman Holding a Mirror

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Illustration

Carole Raddato
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published on 13 May 2020

A fresco showing a woman looking in a mirror as she dresses (or undresses) her hair. From the Villa of Arianna at Stabiae (Castellammare di Stabia). 1st century CE. Naples National Archaeological Museum.

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About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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APA Style

Raddato, C. (2020, May 13). Fresco of a Woman Holding a Mirror. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/12232/fresco-of-a-woman-holding-a-mirror/

Chicago Style

Raddato, Carole. "Fresco of a Woman Holding a Mirror." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 13, 2020. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/12232/fresco-of-a-woman-holding-a-mirror/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Fresco of a Woman Holding a Mirror." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 13 May 2020. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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