Who invented the mirror??

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Catherine Monteza

The silvered-glass mirrors found throughout the world today first got their start in Germany almost 200 years ago.

In 1835, German chemist Justus von Liebig developed a process for applying a thin layer of metallic silver to one side of a pane of clear glass. This technique was soon adapted and improved upon, allowing for the mass production of mirrors.

Water was the first mirror. People saw their faces reflected in ponds and rivers.Thanks for using

Water was the first mirror, invented by no one. The first glass mirror was invented in Venice, Italy in 1508.

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