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Fibula

Period:
Iron Age
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Phrygia
Culture:
Phrygian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
2.13 x 2.6 in. (5.41 x 6.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.182.4
Not on view
1930s, acquired in Turkey by Jacques N. Aggiman; acquired by the Museum in 1967, purchased from Edith Aggiman, Cincinnati, OH.
Crawford, Vaughn E. 1968. "Reports of the Departments: Ancient Near Eastern Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 27 (2), Ninety-Eighth Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art for the Fiscal Year 1967-1968 (Oct., 1968), pp. 75-76.

Muscarella, Oscar W. 1988. Bronze and Iron: Ancient Near Eastern Artifacts in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 425, no. 571.
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