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S-Shaped Brooch

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Copper alloy, tinning, garnet
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/2 x 1 x 3/8 in. (3.8 x 2.5 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.80
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Brown, Katharine R. Guide to Provincial Roman and Barbarian Metalwork and Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981. p. 22, fig. 34.

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. 227, 346, fig. 20.3.



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