Monumental Bronze Pin

Culture: Middle Europe
Period: around 1300 B.C.
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: 60 cm long
Price: 900 Euro
Ref: 5155
Provenance: German private collection, acquired in the 1970s to the 1980s.
Condition: The tip slightly chipped, some light brown encrustration platings, otherwise intact.
Description: Exceptionally long pin of cast bronze which are typical for finds from the Urnfield period. The needle with a long, straight shaft, as well as swollen neck with horizontal grooved bands. The head onion-shaped, above and below encircling, between diagonale grooves.