Fibula

1915.03.0218

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Artifact Identification Fibula   (1915.03.0218)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Clothing Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Roman Empire?, 31 BCE – 395 CE ?
Culture Roman?

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 8.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.3 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 2.6 cm
Weight 6 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Bronze
Manufacturing Processes Cast
Munsell Color Information Black (N 2.75) -ns Moderate Green ( 7.5 G 5/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Bronze Fibula: A pin for fastening a cloak.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication George N. Olcott Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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