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Disk Brooch

Date:
6th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Copper alloy, silver, garnet or glass paste cabochon
Dimensions:
Overall: 7/8 x 5/16 in. (2.2 x 0.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.193.48
Not on view
Niederbreisig, Germany; Friedrich Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; Joseph Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Germanic Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 48, p. 8, pl. II.



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