Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Ferret

Date:
middle of the 6th century
Geography:
Made in Niederbreisig, Germany
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 5/8 x 3/8 x 3/16 in. (4.1 x 1 x 0.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.193.103
Not on view
Friedrich Queckenberg (Germany), Niederbreisig, Germany; Joseph Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917)
Related Objects

Square-Headed Bow Brooch

Artist: Date: 500–600
Accession Number: 1985.209
Date: 500–600 Medium: Gilded copper alloy inlaid with niello Accession: 1985.209 On view in:Gallery 301

Silver Bucket

Artist: Date: 600s
Accession Number: 17.190.1707
Date: 600s Medium: Silver Accession: 17.190.1707 On view in:Gallery 301

Appliqué Figure of the Apostle Philip

Artist: Date: ca. 1350
Accession Number: 64.101.1495
Date: ca. 1350 Medium: Copper alloy, cast and gilt Accession: 64.101.1495 On view in:Gallery 306

Appliqué Figure of the Apostle James

Artist: Date: ca. 1350
Accession Number: 64.101.1494
Date: ca. 1350 Medium: Copper alloy, cast and gilt Accession: 64.101.1494 On view in:Gallery 306

Purse Mount in the Form of a Cross

Artist: Date: 7th century
Accession Number: 17.191.265
Date: 7th century Medium: Silvered Copper alloy Accession: 17.191.265 On view in:Gallery 301