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Openwork Rosette Brooch

Date:
6th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Silver, silver-gilt, garnet, iron
Dimensions:
Overall: 7/8 x 1/4 in. (2.2 x 0.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.78
Not on view
Herpes, France; Philippe Delamain Jarnac (France); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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. 346.



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