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Nail

Period:
Geometric
Date:
ca. 1100–700 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Laconian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Other: 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of A. J. B. Wace, 1924
Accession Number:
24.195.216
Not on view
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1925. "Votive Gifts to Artemis Orthia." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 20(6): p. 158.

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