Carved amber bow of a fibula (safety pin)

Period: Archaic or Classical

Date: ca. 500 B.C.

Culture: Etruscan

Medium: Amber

Dimensions: 3 5/16in. (8.4cm)
Other: 5 1/2 x 1 1/4in. (14 x 3.1cm)

Classification: Miscellaneous-Amber

Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917

Accession Number: 17.190.2067


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