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Belt Buckle

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Iron, silver inlay, copper, silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 7/8 x 3 3/16 x 7/8 in. (17.5 x 8.1 x 2.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.346a-c
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricketson, Edith B. "Barbarian Jewelry of the Merovingian Period." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 5, no. 5 (January 1947). p. 140.



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