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Earring

Date:
7th century (?)
Geography:
Made in Niederbreisig, Germany
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 5/16 x 1/4 x 1/8 in. (3.3 x 0.6 x 0.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.193.4
Not on view
Niederbreisig, Germany; Friedrich Queckenberg (Germany), Niederbreisig, Germany; Joseph Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Germanic Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 4, p. 5, pl. I.

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