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Disk Brooch

Date:
late 6th–early 7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Gold on copper alloy, glass paste
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/16 x 5/16 in. (2.7 x 0.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.65
Not on view
Northern France; Stanislas Baron, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Merovingian Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 65, p. 18, pl. VI.



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