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Earring

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Made in Northern France
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Silver, traces of gilding, glass paste or garnet (?)
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 5/8 x 1 3/16 x 5/8 in. (4.2 x 3 x 1.6 cm) bead: 9/16 x 5/8 in. (1.4 x 1.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.115
Not on view
Stanislas Baron, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Merovingian Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 115, p. 24, pl. VIII.



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