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Belt Buckle and Counter Plate

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Iron, silver inlay
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/8 x 1 15/16 x 1 in. (15.5 x 5 x 2.5 cm) a only: 3 3/4 x 1 15/16 x 9/16 in. (9.5 x 5 x 1.5 cm) b only: 2 13/16 x 1 11/16 x 9/16 in. (7.2 x 4.3 x 1.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.193.177a, b
Not on view
Niederbreisig, Germany; Friedrich Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; Joseph Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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