Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Crossbow Brooch

Date:
4th century
Culture:
Late Roman
Medium:
Bronze-gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 11/16 x 1 7/16 x 1 1/4 in. (6.9 x 3.6 x 3.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.190
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 190, p. 30, pl. X.



Related Objects

Crossbow Brooch

Date: ca. 430 Medium: Gold Accession: 1995.97 On view in:Gallery 301

Wing Brooch

Date: 100–200 Medium: Silver, gold, four carnelians Accession: 1998.76 On view in:Gallery 301

Crossbow Brooch

Date: second half A.D. 4th century Medium: Gilt copper alloy with niello inlay Accession: 1999.42 On view in:Gallery 301

S-Shaped Brooch

Date: 2nd–3rd century Medium: Bronze Accession: 1991.279 On view in:Gallery 301

Bracelet (one of a pair)

Date: ca. 400 Medium: Gold Accession: 17.190.1668 On view in:Gallery 302