Byzantine / Pair of Bracelets / 6th-7th c.Byzantine
Pair of Bracelets
6th-7th c.

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Creator Nationality: Asian; Anatolian; Byzantine
Creator Name-CRT: Byzantine
Title: Pair of Bracelets
View: Additional view
Creation Start Date: 500
Creation End Date: 699
Creation Date: 6th-7th c.
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: Face: top plate-gold-wrought sheet, rod; settings-pearl, sapphire; backplate-gold-wrought sheet; scribed, punched, engraved. Band: top plate-gold-wrought sheet, rod; settings-amethyst, emerald plasma, glass, quartz, pearl, sapphire (silver liners in setti
Dimensions: D. 8.2 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 17.190.1670-.1671
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Provenance: Ex coll.: [Maurice Nahman, Cairo]; J. Pierpont Morgan, New York
Context: Said to have been found near Assiƻt or Antinoƫ (Upper Egypt)
AMICA ID: MMA_.17.190.1670-.1671
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright (c) 2001 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All Rights Reserved

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