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Shoe Buckle

Date:
7th century
Geography:
Made in Northern France; Made in Martynovka, Russian
Culture:
Byzantine
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 11/16 x 15/16 x 1/4 in. (1.8 x 2.4 x 0.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.177
Not on view
Crimea; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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. 115, 348, fig. 10.17.



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