Electrotype Facsimile of a Fibula


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Electrotype Facsimile of a Fibula   (1916.06.0006)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Clothing : Clothing Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Europe, West, Ireland
Period/Date Late Bronze Age (Dowris Phase), 800-700 BCE
Culture Irish

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 2.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 2.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 0.5 cm
Weight 4 g
Measuring Remarks The largest dimension is the distance between the two edges of the discs. The second is the distance from the top of ring holding the discs together to one end of the disc. The third is the ring diameter.
Materials Metal
Manufacturing Processes Cast
Munsell Color Information Light Yellow (5Y8.5/6) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

O'Banion, Rebecca. "Irish Jewelry and Metalwork in the World Heritage Museum." Student paper, 1975.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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