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Bow Brooch

Date:
500–550
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Silver-gilt, niello, garnet, glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 1/2 in. (10.8 x 7 x 1.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.56.6
Not on view
[ Ernest Brummer, Paris (sold 1937)]; [ Brummer Gallery, Paris and New York (1937–sold 1949)]; Joseph Brummer Collection sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York (April 20-23, 1949, no. 231)
The Notable Art Collection belonging to the Estate of the Late Joseph Brummer. New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, April 20–23, 1949. no. 231, p. 55.

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, 357, fig. 20.1.



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