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Gold pin with obsidian finial

Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial
ca. 1st century A.D.
Gold and Obsidian
length 3 5/8in. (9.2 cm) width of head 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of David M. Daniels, 2002
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
Gold pin wth an obsidian finial in the shape of an animal's head.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 2003. "One Hundred Thirty-third Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 2002 through June 30, 2003." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 133: p. 23.

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