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Four spirals form a square; over this there is a four-pointed star. As the dimensions indicate, this is a miniature version of 13.126. Crusty, light green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Suessula.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Italic, Orientalizing Period, about 700 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 334.

Dimensions

Height x width: 3.5 x 3.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.127

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Fibulae