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Ivory and amber ornament on bronze surface

Period:
Archaic
Date:
7th–6th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Bronze, amber, ivory
Dimensions:
Diam.: 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Amber
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.517
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Bronze disk with ivory cross inlaid with amber circles and amber between arms of cross.
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