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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.: 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Amber
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.483
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Whorl.
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