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Belt Plate Back

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Iron with silver inlays, copper alloy rivets
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 1/8 x 2 1/16 x 9/16 in. (5.4 x 5.2 x 1.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.344
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917)
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. 295, 350, fig. 24.4.

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