Pin (fibula) with snail
2nd–3rd century A.D.
Length (max.): 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Anne and Blake Ireland Gallery (Gallery 210A)
In the shape of a snail shell. Bright patina.
By date unknown: with Jeffrey Spier, 1750 Central Avenue, Wilmette, Illinois 60091 (said to come from Yugoslavia); November 21, 1984: purchased by MFA from Jeffrey Spier
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund