Hairpin, Silver (pin), gold (knop) with filigree granulation, garnets, Frankish

Hairpin

Date:
6th century
Geography:
Made in Northern France
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Silver (pin), gold (knop) with filigree granulation, garnets
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/2 x 9/16 in. (13.9 x 1.4 cm)
knop: 9/16 in. (1.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.91
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 91, p. 16, pl. VI.