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Belt Buckle and Ornamental Plaques

Period: Tang dynasty (618–907)
Date: 7th century
Culture: China
Medium: Gilt bronze inlaid with glass and pearls; silk backing
Dimensions: H. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); L. 20 1/2 in. (52 cm)
Classification: Metalwork
Credit Line: Purchase, The Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation Inc. Gift, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.299a–i

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