Copper alloy, garnets and green glass with patterned foil backings, mother-of-pearl; iron back
Overall: 7/8 x 3/16 in. (2.3 x 0.4 cm)
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Not on view
from Herpes, western France; Philippe Delamin (Jarnac, France); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 13, p. 7, pl. II.
Brown, Katharine R., Dafydd Kidd, and Charles T. Little, ed. From Attila to Charlemagne: Arts of the Early Medieval Period in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 23, 219, 344, fig. 3.11f, 19.6.