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Gold, silver, and garnet pin

6th century B.C.
East Greek
Gold, silver, garnet
H. 4 1/16 in. (10.4 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Fried Gift, 1979
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Gold and silver garment pin with garnet.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1979. "One Hundred Ninth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1978 through June 30, 1979." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 109: p. 34.

Musée & Galerie des Beaux-Arts. 1981. Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York : de Ramsès à Picasso. no. 40, p. 56, Paris: Musée & Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux.

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