Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bone hairpin with bust of a woman

Period:
Imperial
Date:
2nd–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bone
Dimensions:
H.: 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)
Classifications:
Miscellaneous-Bone, Ivory
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.97.80
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Surmounted by bust of a woman.
Alexander, Christine. 1925. "Jewelry and Miscellaneous Small Antiquities: Recent Accessions." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 20(7): p. 183.

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