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Fibula (Pin)

Object Number:50-1-60
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italic
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 5.2 cm
Width: 3.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. R. Hare Davis, 1950

Description

The pin missing. Bow made of a flat piece of bronze, gradually tapering from back to point, which ends in a knob. A raised central spine along the bow decorated with incisions across its width. The pin was made separately; at the base the bow is split at its back ends the two ends beside the notch bent back.

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