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S-Shaped Brooch

Date:
6th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Silver-cast relief and settings; chased, punched; garnets, gilt; iron pin.
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 9/16 x 1 1/16 x 3/8 in. (4 x 2.7 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.1
Not on view
[ Stanislas Baron, Paris]; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 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. 227, 350, fig. 20.4.

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