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Equal-Arm Brooch

Date:
7th–8th century
Geography:
Made in Northern France (?)
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Copper alloy, glass beads, wax
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 11/16 x 13/16 x 11/16 in. (4.3 x 2 x 1.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.13
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. 251, 350, fig. 21.35.

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