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Belt buckle

Period:
Parthian
Date:
ca. 2nd–3rd century A.D.
Geography:
Iran (?)
Culture:
Parthian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
1 7/8 x 2 9/16 x 11/16 in. (4.7 x 6.5 x 1.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift from Collection of Ben-Zion, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.323
Not on view
Formerly collection of Ben-Zion, New York (until d. 1987); acquired by the Museum in 1999, gift from Collection of Ben -Zion, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 130 (Jul. 1,1999 - Jun. 30, 2000), p. 9.
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