Pin head

Zichy Collection

Accession Nr.: 8377
Type: bronze, lead, gold and silver; archaeological artifacts
Date of production:
8th–6th century B.C.
Materials/Techniques: bronze
Dimensions: diameter: 0.7 cm
length: 2.5 cm
Heavily corroded fragment of a decorative pin. It has a flat knob-shaped head surrounded by four attached flat discs. Below, there is a globular knob with incised pattern. It is followed by a section of horizontal incised lines and then a massive rim. The entire pin is missing.