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D-shaped bronze fibula, with banded decoration in three places.

Provenance

Said to come from Asia Minor. 1972, gift of Richard R. Wagner (b. 1907 - d. 2002), West Barnstable, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Near Eastern, Anatolian, Phrygian, Phrygian, about 700 B.C.

Object Place

Asia Minor

Dimensions

Height x width: 40 x 45 cm (15 3/4 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.37

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Fibulae