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Pin from a fibula

Bronze, much corroded; upper side ocnvex, uner side concave; high ornamental top. From Naukratis.


From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over August 1886. (Accession Date: August 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26–30, 305–30 B.C.


Naukratis, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Fibulae