Fibula (Pin)


From: Morocco | Atlas Mountains

Curatorial Section: African

Object Number 81-19-7B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Berber
Provenience Morocco | Atlas Mountains
Section African
Materials Silver

Pair of large triangular silver fibulae. The triangles are of open work with an open flower in each of the three corners. The center of each fibulae has a raised cone with blue and yellow inlay; 81-19-7b has lost all of its inlay. The clasps attaching the stickpins to the triangles are of two curved wings which are somewhat Egyptian in appearance.

Credit Line Gift of Marguerite McBey, 1981

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