Merovingian, 7th century. AD Bronze with black patina green. Two-piece worked in relief Flechtbanddekor, reinforced by a smooth bronze disc. The back with a movable iron needle (needle Bock missing, damaged on the edge of something). Diameter 37 mm.
Bird-Shaped Brooch Date: 500–600 Geography: Made in, Northern France Culture: Frankish Medium: Silver-gilt, garnets, foil backings for garnets; iron spring Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/4 x 9/16 x 5/16 in. (3.1 x 1.4 x 0.8 cm)
Date: late 6th century Geography: Made in Northern France Culture: Frankish Medium: Silver-gilt, garnets with patterned foil backings; iron spring/pin Dimensions: Overall: 1 7/16 x 13/16 x 3/8 in. (3.6 x 2 x 1 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Silver