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Decorated disc pin

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Bronze pin terminating in a disc which is decorated with fish around the center, and a garland with flora and pomegranates along the outside. Edge of disc chipped off.

Provenance

By 1964: Bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes. (Accession date: December 9, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Archaemenid, 550–331 B.C.

Object Place

Persia

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.2076

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Fibulae