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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1000-600 BCE
  • Geography

  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 14.5 x 1.3 x 1.1 cm (5 11/16 x 1/2 x 7/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Pin with plain shank. The head is cast as a prolongation of the shank, though separated from it by a single ridge. The pinhead is rendered as the head of an antelope with extended neck, prominent eyes, long, straight ears, and arched horns springing from behind the eyes and ears to rejoin the shank at the neck.
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of The Duncan M. Whittome Revocable Trust in memory of Ambassador and Mrs. James S. Moose, Jr.
  • Type

    Jewelry and Ornament
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