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Fibula

Sheila D. Campbell and Alexander Kazhdan

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

Published in print January 1991 | ISBN: 9780195046526
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195187922
Fibula

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(περόνη), a fastener for a cloak, shawl, or overgarment, usually placed on the shoulder of the wearer. Made of bronze,

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Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500)

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