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Bow-Shaped Brooch

Date:
5th century B.C.
Geography:
Made in Northern France
Culture:
Celtic
Medium:
Silver, Copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 5/16 x 2 x 5/16 in. (3.3 x 5.1 x 0.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.112
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
Smith, Cecil H. Sir. A Guide to the Exhibition Illustrating Greek and Roman Life: with a frontispiece and two hundred and forty-two illustrations. London: British Museum, 1908. fig. 143.

Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 112, pl. VII.



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