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Buckle

Date:
first half 6th century
Culture:
Visigothic
Medium:
Copper alloy, with glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/8 x 2 1/4 x 1/2 in. (13 x 5.7 x 1.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.100.22
Not on view
[ Spanish Art Gallery Ltd., London (sold 1945)]; [ Brummer Gallery, Paris and New York (1945–sold 1947)]
Schlunk, Helmut. "The Walters Art Gallery. Early Christian and Byzantine Art. An exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Art. April 25–June 22, 1947. Baltimore, Walters Art Gallery, 1947." Archivo Español de Arqueología 22, no. 75 (1949). pp. 207–13, fig. 6.

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. 192, 357, fig. 17.4.



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