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.
Overall: 1 x 3/16 in. (2.6 x 0.5 cm)
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Not on view
Abbé Hammard (Hermes (?)); Albert Jumel ; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
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. 16, 344, fig. 3.4.