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Pair of earrings

6th century A.D.

bronze ring, gold foil and glass

A: diameter and height x width of jewel: 2.01 x 1.73 x 5.38 cm (13/16 x 11/16 x 2 1/8 in.) B: diameter and height x width of jewel: 1.91 x 1.91 x 5.28 cm (3/4 x 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)
University Purchase, Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund,
1957.17.1a-b
Culture: 
Frankish
Period: 
6th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Purchased from the Carlebach Galleries, New York City

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