Detail View: The AMICA Library: Ornaments from a Sword Grip

AMICA ID: 
MMA_.95.15.89-.90
AMICA Library Year: 
2001
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Nationality: 
European; Northern European; Lombard
Creator Name-CRT: 
Langobardic
Title: 
Ornaments from a Sword Grip
View: 
Additional view
Creation Date: 
ca. 600
Creation Start Date: 
598
Creation End Date: 
602
Materials and Techniques: 
Gold-wrought sheet; wire-plain (strip twisted), beaded.
Dimensions: 
L. 2.5, 2.7 cm
AMICA Contributor: 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: 
New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 
95.15.89-.90
Credit Line: 
Purchase, 1895
Rights: 
Provenance: 
Ex coll.: Samuel T. Baxter, Florence
Context: 
From Castel Trosino, Ascoli Piceno, Marches, Italy
Related Image Identifier Link: 
MMA_.dp30225.tif