Pin

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

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Brooches

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