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Belt Buckle With Trapezoidal Plate

Date:
ca. 500
Culture:
Germanic
Medium:
Silver-gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 1/16 x 4 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 3/8 in. (0.1 x 12.5 x 4.9 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, in memory of Harry Bober, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.184a-c
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
Prof. Edward Ochsenschlager, New York; Harry Bober, New York (until 1988); [ Sotheby's, New York(June 23, 1989, lot 170)]; AnonymousCollection (1989–1990)
Folia Archaeologica 35 (1984). pp. 57-76, fig. 1.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "One Hundred Twenty-First Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1990, through June 30, 1991." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 121 (1991). pp. 34–35.

Brown, Katharine R. Migration Art, A.D. 300-800. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 6, p. 8.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 48, p. 40.

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. 122, 359, fig. 11.4.



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