Ancient Greek Bronze large Phrygian decorated bow brooch / fibula - (1)

Description
Ancient Greek Bronze large Phrygian decorated bow brooch / fibula - (1)
8th - 7th century BC

Large Greek Phrygian decorated bow brooch / fibula.

The bronze brooch has a tapering round-section decorated bow with coil spring and pin to one end, second spring to the other end with rectangular flange finial with linear and ring-and-dot decoration and returned catch to the reverse.

Ref: Hattatt, R. Iron Age and Roman Brooches, Oxford, 1985, item 708

Length: 70,7 mm
Height: 50,7 mm

Condition: good solid condition. Signs of wear consistent with age and use. See images for own impression.

Shipping: registered and insured parcel.
Certificate of Authenticity available upon request (pdf-format).

Purchased by the current owner from a Dutch collection in 2019.
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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Greek
Material
Bronze
Number of objects
1
Object
large Phrygian decorated bow brooch / fibula
Century/ Timeframe
8th - 7th century BC
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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