Merovingian BRONZE and GARNET Cicada BROOCH, beautiful and accurate replica of a silver brooch dating back to the 5th century. Merovingians were a Frankish dynasty that ruled the Franks for nearly 300 years in a region known in Latin as Francia, beginning in the middle of the 5th century. They gained power at the time of the fall of the Roman Empire.
- Material: bronze and garnets (almandine)
- Size: 3.1 x 4.5 cm
- Weight: approx. 11 g