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HISTORY OF MIRRORS PART 2

HISTORY OF MIRRORS PART 2Ancient Egypt to Ancient RomeIn ANCIENT EGYPT c 5,500 to 30 BC women too, were fond of looking at themselves in mirrors, polished copper ones, as this reconstruction illustrates. Cleopatra Assessing Her Own BeautyImage courtesy of The Holistic Dental InstituteMap of Ancient EgyptImage Courtesy of ancient-egypt-onlineAs these two modern reproductions of Ancient…

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Light Up Your Life with LED Mirrors
05 Feb

Light Up Your Life with LED Mirrors

We are seeing a cultural shift with almost 70% of homes using high-efficiency lighting. The shift is happening worldwide. Increasingly, more people are moving away from incandescent bulbs. LEDs are more efficient and longer-lasting. Manufacturers and designers are improving great products. They are switching from bulbs to LEDs and specifically LEDs in mirrors. If you’re tired…

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THE HISTORY OF MIRRORS
15 Jun

THE HISTORY OF MIRRORS

Prehistoric to c 10,000 BC The very first “mirrors” were probably ponds or pools of still, dark water, then water collected in a primitive vessel. They thought what they saw in their reflection, was not themselves, but a glimpse, into another world — of their souls.I wonder what the very first person to catch a…

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