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Disk Brooch

Date: first half of the 7th century
Geography: Made in Hermes, France
Culture: Frankish
Medium: Gold sheet, beaded wire; granulation, clear glass inlaid with red glazing on the underside; gold sheet attached to a copper alloy back with silver rivets; no spring/pin or attachment posts extant.
Dimensions: Overall: 1 x 3/16 in. (2.6 x 0.5 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Gold
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.191.21a, b

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