Greece, Boeotian, 7th Century BC
bronze, Overall: 15.4 x 11.2 cm (6 1/16 x 4 3/8 in.). John L. Severance Fund 1999.9
The incised crescent body of this bronze fibula (brooch) maps the route of the sun.
MOCA Cleveland (6/9/2006 - 8/20/2006): "The Persistence of Geometry: Form, Content and Culture in the Collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art", no. 8, p. 115, color repr. p. 28.
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