Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Fibula, fragment

Culture:
Greek, Cypriot
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Other: 4 1/16in. (10.3cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5544
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4745, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 935, p. 313, New York: Gilliss Press.

Related Objects

Bronze footbath with its stand

Date: late 5th–early 4th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 38.11.5a, b On view in:Gallery 158

Bronze hydria (water jar)

Date: ca. 375–350 B.C. Medium: Bronze, silver Accession: 53.11.3 On view in:Gallery 171

Bronze fibula (safety pin)

Date: late 8th–7th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 24.97.105 On view in:Gallery 151

Bronze statuette of a rider wearing an elephant skin

Date: 3rd century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 55.11.11 On view in:Gallery 899

Bronze neck-amphora (jar) with lid and bail handle

Date: last quarter of the 6th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 60.11.2a, b On view in:Gallery 155