4th century B.C.
Legacy dimension: D. from end to end: 0.039 m.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze. Fibula in the form of a tapering flattened crescent, thicker at the middle, ends terminating in ridges, pin end retaining knobbed rivets, remains of flat catch-plate showing leaf (?) pattern. Nice green patina; small spots of corrosion on body and at pin end.
Said to come from Yugoslavia; by date unknown: Stojan Kacarov Collection; 1985: purchased by Jonathan H. Kagan from Stojan Kacarov; gift of Jonathan H. Kagan to MFA, October 23, 1985
Gift of Jonathan H. Kagan