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Bronze eyelet-type pin

Period:
Late Helladic IIIA
Date:
ca. 14th century B.C.
Culture:
Mycenaean
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Other: 4 5/16in. (11cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5524
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
"Eyelet" type with perforation halfway down shaft.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4680, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 894, p. 303, New York: Gilliss Press.

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