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Fibula

Period:
Iron Age
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Phrygia
Culture:
Phrygian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
1.61 x 2.32 in. (4.09 x 5.89 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. Aggiman, 1967
Accession Number:
67.259.1
Not on view
1930s, acquired in Turkey by Jacques N. Aggiman; acquired by the Museum in 1967, gift of Edith Aggiman, Cincinnati, OH.
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. 572.
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