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Pin, cast in one piece with a hole through the handle. This section (0.025 m. long) is decorated with alternate bands of circles and crosshatching in relief. Dark green patina.

Provenance

Perhaps from the Cesnola Collection; accessioned by MFA, March 13, 1968

Credit Line

Cesnola Collection

Cypriote, Bronze Age, Late Cypriote Period, about 1400–1300 B.C.

Dimensions

11.25 cm (4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.40

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches