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Crossbow Fibula

ca. 350–380
Late Roman
Copper alloy
Overall: 3 3/16 x 2 1/16 x 1 1/16 in. (8.1 x 5.2 x 2.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of Zita Spiss, 1991
Accession Number:
Not on view
Zita Spiss, Vienna and Syosset, N.Y. (until 1991); Estate of Zita Spiss(1991–1993)
Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 25, p. 21.

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