Rivet head: Provincial Roman / Decorative Rivet Head on Composite Disk Brooch Base / Rivet head: late 4th-early 5th c.; base plate: 7th c.Rivet head: Provincial Roman
Decorative Rivet Head on Composite Disk Brooch Base
Rivet head: late 4th-early 5th c.; base plate: 7th c.

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Creator Nationality: European; Southern European; Roman
Creator Name-CRT: Rivet head: Provincial Roman
Title: Decorative Rivet Head on Composite Disk Brooch Base
View: Principal view
Creation Start Date: 367
Creation End Date: 799
Creation Date: Rivet head: late 4th-early 5th c.; base plate: 7th c.
Object Type: Costume and Jewelry
Materials and Techniques: Top plate: copper alloy-wrought sheet; pierced, punched; gilt. Base plate: copper alloy-cast; border-punched, tinned. Pin: iron.
Dimensions: D. 3.5 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 17.191.18
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Rights: http://www.metmuseum.org/education/er_photo_lib.asp
Provenance: Ex coll.: J. Pierpont Morgan, New York
Style or Period: Provincial Roman
AMICA ID: MMA_.17.191.18
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright (c) 2001 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All Rights Reserved

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