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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Purse Mount

Date:
first half of the 7th century
Geography:
Made in Northern France
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
base silver or copper alloy (frame and cloisons), glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 13/16 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in. (12.3 x 2.8 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.163
Not on view
Léandre Cottel and Oswald Dimpre (Abbeville); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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