Decorated disc pin

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

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Fibulae

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