Amber from bow of a bronze fibula (safety pin)
- 7th–6th century B.C.
- Probably Etruscan
- Other: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, 1896
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On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Too heavy to be worn in life, this piece of amber from a fibula may have been made for burial with the deceased.