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Bone hairpin

Date:
ca. 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bone
Dimensions:
H.: 4 5/8 in. (11.8 cm)
Classifications:
Miscellaneous-Bone, Ivory
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5201
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
With plain round knob.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5950, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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