Roman Fibula

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Mark Cartwright
published on 23 March 2016
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A Roman fibula (brooch or fastener) in gilded silver with semi-precious stones. 5th century CE. Provenance unknown. (Archaeological Museum, Pavia, Italy)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, March 23). Roman Fibula. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Fibula." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 23, 2016.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Fibula." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Mar 2016. Web. 29 Nov 2021.