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Plate and Loop of a Belt Buckle

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Iron, silver inlay, brass inlay
Dimensions:
Overall (a plate): 2 13/16 x 1 7/16 x 3/8 in. (7.1 x 3.6 x 1 cm) Overall (b loop): 13/16 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in. (2.1 x 3.8 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.312a, b
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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