Detail View: The AMICA Library: Buckle

AMICA ID: 
MMA_.17.191.40
AMICA Library Year: 
2001
Object Type: 
Costume and Jewelry
Creator Nationality: 
European; Frankish
Creator Name-CRT: 
Frankish
Title: 
Buckle
View: 
Principal view
Creation Date: 
Late 6th c.
Creation Start Date: 
566
Creation End Date: 
599
Materials and Techniques: 
Attachment plate: copper alloy-cast; punched, engraved, tinned. Tongue: copper alloy-cast; punched, engraved. Loop: copper alloy-cast.
Dimensions: 
L. 11.1 cm
AMICA Contributor: 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: 
New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 
17.191.40
Credit Line: 
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Rights: 
Provenance: 
Ex coll.: Philippe Delamain, Jarnac, France; J. Pierpont Morgan, New York
Context: 
From Herpes, France (com. Courbillac, dép. Charente)
Related Image Identifier Link: 
MMA_.dp30075.tif