London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A LARGE CENTRAL EUROPEAN COPPER ALLOY 'SPIRAL' FIBULA
BRONZE AGE, 1200-800 B.C.
Comprising a large flat spiral disc which coils into the bow which is flanked by seven small spiral discs, coiled spring and long tapering pin intact
7 in. (17.9 cm.) long
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