Iron fibula fragment

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Necropolis

Dimensions

7.9 x 1.9 cm (3 1/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.78

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Fibulae

Long pin, rusted hinges, round hook; shaped part projects from hinge. Very much rusted.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); necropolis. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America