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Creator Nationality: Asian; Middle Eastern; Avar
Creator Name-CRT: Avar
Title: Belt Retainer
View: Principal view
Creation Start Date: 700
Creation End Date: 799
Creation Date: 8th c.
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: Top plate: gold-cast; chased. Backplate: gold-wrought sheet; punched.
Dimensions: L. 3.3 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 17.190.1697
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Provenance: Ex coll.: Rémy von Kwiatkowski, Austria, J. Pierpont Morgan, New York
Context: Found near Vrap, district of Pekinje, Albania in 1902
AMICA ID: MMA_.17.190.1697
AMICA Library Year: 2001
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