Visigothic, probably made in Spain / Pair of Bow Brooches / Second half 6th c.Visigothic, probably made in Spain
Pair of Bow Brooches
Second half 6th c.

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Creator Nationality: European; Northern European; Visigothic
Creator Active Place: probably Spain
Creator Name-CRT: Visigothic, probably made in Spain
Title: Pair of Bow Brooches
View: Additional view
Creation Start Date: 550
Creation End Date: 599
Creation Date: Second half 6th c.
Object Type: Costume and Jewelry
Materials and Techniques: Copper alloy (quaternary alloy)-cast; drilled, punched.
Dimensions: L. 12.7 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 1990.193.1-.2
Credit Line: Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald S. Lauder Gift, 1990
Provenance: Ex coll.: Private collection, Gibraltar; [Ariadne Gallery, New York]
AMICA ID: MMA_.1990.193.1-.2
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright (c) 2001 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All Rights Reserved

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