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Harness Pendant, with Mounted Horseman

Date:
6th century
Geography:
Made in Iberian Peninsula
Culture:
Visigothic
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 3/8 x 1/8 x 3/16 in. (8.5 x 0.3 x 0.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.77
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
[ Robin Symes Limited, London (sold 1990)]
López, Gisela Ripoll, and Marta Darder Lissón. "Frena equorum: Guarniciones de frenos de caballos en la antigüedad tardía hispánica." Espacio, Tiempo y Forma: Revista de la facultad de geografia e historia in Prehistoria y Arqueologia Series 1, no. 7 (1994). pp. 277-356, fig. 26.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 53, pp. 42–43.

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. 121, 359, fig. 11.2.



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