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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 0.87 x 2.01 in. (5.41 x 2.21 x 5.11 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.231.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 404
Acquired by the Museum in 1970, purchased from Peter Mol, Amsterdam.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 101 (Jul. 1, 1970 - Jun. 30, 1971), p. 15.

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. 574.
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