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Belt Buckle
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Belt Buckle


Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description A massive bronze buckle with animal-headed finials. The plate is pierced with figure-eights, and the loop and tongue develop opposing volutes.
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
  • Vive la France! French Treasures from the Middle Ages to Monet. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1999-2000.
Provenance Collection of Joseph Brummer, New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Joseph Brummer Sale, New York, May 12, 1949, lot 278; Walters Art Museum, 1949, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase, 1949

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Period
4th century
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2346
Measurements
H: 2 9/16 x W: 2 15/16 x D: 5/16 in. (6.5 x 7.5 x 0.9 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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