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One of a Pair of Gold Earrings with Garnets

Date: second half 8th century
Geography: Made in Northern France
Culture: Frankish
Medium: Gold, garnets with foil backings, silver studs/rivets
Dimensions: Overall: 1 13/16 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in. (4.6 x 4.5 x 1.3 cm) bead: 13/16 x 1/2 in. (2 x 1.3 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Gold
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.191.1

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