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Disk Brooch

Date:
6th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Silver over iron core, garnet or glass paste, gold foil
Dimensions:
Overall: 7/8 x 7/16 in. (2.2 x 1.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.151
Not on view
Northern France; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
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