Bird-Shaped Brooch

Date: 500–600
Geography: Made in Northern France
Culture: Frankish
Medium: Silver-gilt, garnets, foil backings for garnets; iron spring
Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/4 x 9/16 x 5/16 in. (3.1 x 1.4 x 0.8 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.191.166

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