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Pierced disk, perhaps from an earring or fibula (safety pin)

Period:
Late Geometric
Date:
7th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan or Italic
Medium:
Amber
Dimensions:
Diam.: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Amber
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.481
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Whorl.
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