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Belt Buckle

Date:
7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Iron, silver inlay, copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 13/16 in. (14 x 6.7 x 2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.235
Not on view
Stanislas Baron, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Merovingian Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 235, p. 45, pl. XVIII.

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. 297, 352, fig. 24.9.

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