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Creator Nationality: European; Frankish
Creator Name-CRT: Frankish
Title: Pair of Cloisonné Disk Brooches
View: Principal view
Creation Start Date: 500
Creation End Date: 599
Creation Date: 6th c.
Object Type: Costume and Jewelry
Materials and Techniques: Inset circular disk: silver-wrought sheet; cells- garnets (patterned foil), mother-of-pearl; gilt. Side: iron; inlaid-copper alloy strips, gilt. Base plate: iron .
Dimensions: D. 2.4 cm, 2.2 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 17.191.34-.35
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Provenance: Ex coll.: Philippe Delamain, Jarnac, France; J. Pierpont Morgan, New York
Context: From Herpes, France (com. Courbillac, dép. Charente)
AMICA ID: MMA_.17.191.34-.35
AMICA Library Year: 2001
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