Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Disk Brooch

Date:
7th century or later
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Gold, wire, glass paste cabochons
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 7/16 x 1/4 in. (6.2 x 0.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.28
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. 28, p. 9, pl. III.

Rostovtzeff, Michael Ivanovitch. "Une trouvaille de l'époque gréco-sarmate de Kertch au Louvre et au Musée de Saint-Germain." Monuments et mémoires publiés par l'Académie des inscriptions et belles-lettres 26 (1923). pp. 157–58, pl. 6 no. 5.

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