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Earring

Date:
6th–7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Copper alloy, silver, glass paste
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 15/16 x 1 13/16 x 11/16 in. (4.9 x 4.6 x 1.7 cm) bead: 3/8 x 5/8 x 9/16 in. (1 x 1.6 x 1.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.107
Not on view
Stanislas Baron, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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