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Belt Buckle

Date:
7th century
Geography:
Made in Burgundy
Culture:
Frankish or Burgundian
Medium:
Iron, silver and copper alloy inlay
Dimensions:
8 7/8 x 3 11/16 x 1 3/16 in. (22.5 x 9.3 x 3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.325
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "The Middle Ages: Treasures from The Cloisters and The Metropolitan Museum of Art," January 18, 1970–March 29, 1970.

Chicago. Art Institute of Chicago. "The Middle Ages: Treasures from The Cloisters and The Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 16, 1970–July 5, 1970.

Ostoia, Vera K. The Middle Ages: Treasures from the Cloisters and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1969. no. 31, pp. 74-75, 254.

Brown, Katharine R. Guide to Provincial Roman and Barbarian Metalwork and Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981. p. 18-19, fig. 28.



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