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Bone pin with head in the form of a hand

Date:
mid-1st–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Ivory or bone
Dimensions:
H.: 6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm)
Classifications:
Miscellaneous-Bone, Ivory
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.458
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Head in the form of a human hand.
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