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Circular brooch

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Circular gold open-work pin.

Provenance

By 1977: Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wagner collection, West Barnstable, MA (said to be from a burial near Mardin, Syria); given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Wagner December 1, 1977.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner

Near Eastern, Syrian, Iron Age, 599–300 B.C.

Object Place

Syria

Dimensions

Length: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1977.849

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches