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Counter Plate of a Belt Buckle

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Iron, silver and brass inlay
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 3/8 in. (9.1 x 4.5 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.324
Not on view
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. 298, 349, fig. 24.11.



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