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Disk Brooch

Date:
first half 7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Gold, filigree green and blue glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/8 x 1 3/8 x 13/16 in. (2.9 x 3.5 x 2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.192
Not on view
Northern France ?; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 192, p. 30, pl. X.

Foltiny, Stephen. "Eine Vierpassfibel mit goldener Smuckplatte aus Niederbreisig und einige verwandte Stücke aus Nordfrankreich im Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York." In Festschrift für Otto Kleemann. Bonner Hefte zur Vorgeschichte, Vol. 3. Bonn: Universität Bonn, 1974. pp. 53–58, pl. 7, no. 3.

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. 248, 348, fig. 21.23.

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