Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Bow of a Brooch

Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Geography:
Made in Champagne or South Germany
Culture:
Celtic
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 1/16 x 1 3/8 x 1/2 in. (5.3 x 3.5 x 1.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Purchase, Alastair B. Martin Gift, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.280.2
Not on view
[ W. Bastiaan Blok, Noordwijk, The Netherlands (sold 1992)]
Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 9, p. 15.



Related Objects

Brooch

Date: 1000–800 B.C. Medium: Copper alloy Accession: 2007.498.2 On view in:Gallery 301

Bow-Shaped Brooch

Date: 5th century B.C. Medium: Silver, Copper alloy Accession: 17.191.112 On view in:Gallery 301

Bow-Shaped Brooch

Date: 4th century B.C. Medium: Copper alloy Accession: 17.191.282 On view in:Gallery 301

Neck Ring

Date: 400–300 BC Medium: Copper alloy with remains of glass paste inlays Accession: 17.194.1919 On view in:Gallery 301

Large Brooch

Date: 1100–1000 BC Medium: Copper alloy Accession: 2007.498.1a, b On view in:Gallery 301