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Hoop-Shaped Brooch

Date:
second half 2nd century
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 13/16 x 3/8 x 1/2 in. (4.6 x 1 x 1.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.115
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Neumayer, Heino. "Die gallo-römischen Funde aus Frankreich im Department of Medieval Art des Metropolitan Museum of Art." Acta Praehistorica et Archaeologica 48 (2016). pp. 94, 96, fig. 11 (7).



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