Buckle: Eastern Germanic; tongue: Byzantine / Buckle / ca. 500Buckle: Eastern Germanic; tongue: Byzantine
ca. 500

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Creator Nationality: Asian; Anatolian; Byzantine
Creator Role: tongue maker
Creator Name-CRT: Buckle: Eastern Germanic; tongue: Byzantine
Creator Nationality: European; Northern European; Germanic
Creator Role: buckle maker
Title: Buckle
View: Principal view
Creation Start Date: 498
Creation End Date: 502
Creation Date: ca. 500
Object Type: Costume and Jewelry
Materials and Techniques: Tongue: gold-cast. Hinge: gold-wrought sheet; repoussé. Loop: quartz.
Dimensions: L. 4.5 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 1995.54
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund; Alastair B. Martin, William Kelly Simpson, Scher Chemicals Inc., and Max Falk Gifts; and gifts From various donors, 1995
Rights: http://www.metmuseum.org/education/er_photo_lib.asp
Provenance: Ex coll.: Private collection, Germany; [Robert Haber & Associates, Inc., Ancient Art, New York (sold 1995)]
Context: Buckle: Eastern Germanic; tongue: Byzantine
AMICA ID: MMA_.1995.54
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright (c) 2001 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All Rights Reserved

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