Bird-Shaped Brooch

Date: late 6th century
Geography: Made in Northern France
Culture: Frankish
Medium: Silver-gilt, garnets with patterned foil backings; iron spring/pin
Dimensions: Overall: 1 7/16 x 13/16 x 3/8 in. (3.6 x 2 x 1 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.192.182

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