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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Belt Plate

Date:
7th century
Geography:
Made in Burgundy
Culture:
Frankish or Burgundian
Medium:
Iron with silver overlay/ inlay; iron rivets with silver inlay in head
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 9/16 in. (7 x 6.6 x 1.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.334
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 334, p. 48, pl. XX.



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