The supporting figures of most caryatid mirrors make no reference to their function. The figure here, however, helps to support the mirror disk. In this respect, she resembles the figural handles of shallow bowls.
Said to have been found in Macedonia
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1907. "New Greek and Roman Acquisitions: II. Bronzes." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2(2): pp. 18-9, fig. 5.
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