Fibula (of leech type). Large, bronze. Decoration of concentric circles. On its pin is infilated a crystal cylinder proving its votive character and that this and similar fibulae were never intended for practical use.
Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
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Current & Past Exhibitions:
Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 87-88, no. 10
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