Exhibitions/ Art Object

Disk brooch

Date:
late 4th–early 5th century
Geography:
Made in Gaul
Culture:
Late Roman
Medium:
Silver-gilt, niello
Dimensions:
Overall: 13/16 x 1/16 in. (2 x 0.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.37a
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 37, p. 11, pl. IV.

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. 206, 345, fig. 18.7.



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