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Belt Buckle

Date:
7th century
Geography:
Made in Burgundy
Culture:
Frankish or Burgundian
Medium:
Iron, silver inlay, copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 1/16 x 1 in. (15.5 x 7.8 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.336
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. 301, 350, fig. 24.16.



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