Bronze ring key

Bronze | 14.4 x 14.4cm | 3rd–4th century A.D.

Unknown Artist

There are four teeth, of which two are triangular and two rectangular, a thick, quadrilateral shaft, and a ring handle. On the shaft are incised lines.

Credit: Purchase, 1896
Object: 96.9.440

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2018
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