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Frankish Silver Parcel-Gilt Bird-Head Brooch with Garnets; 6th century AD   A flat-section plate brooch formed as a reversed 'S' with stylised bird-head at each end; the central section with two trapezoidal and one square garnet cloisons, the eyes formed with inset discoid garnet cloisons; gilding to the central section of the body and piriform beak recess; pin-lug and catchplate to the reverse

Frankish Silver Parcel-Gilt Bird-Head Brooch with Garnets; 6th century AD A flat-section plate brooch formed as a reversed 'S' with stylised bird-head at each end; the central section with two trapezoidal and one square garnet cloisons, the eyes formed with inset discoid garnet cloisons; gilding to the central section of the body and piriform beak recess; pin-lug and catchplate to the reverse

Back Plate of a Belt Buckle  Date:late 6th–7th century Culture:Frankish Medium:Iron with silver inlay Dimensions:Overall: 1 7/8 x 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.7 x 0.7 x 4.5 cm) Classification:Metalwork-Iron Credit Line:Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 Accession Number:17.193.99

Back Plate of a Belt Buckle Date:late 6th–7th century Culture:Frankish Medium:Iron with silver inlay Dimensions:Overall: 1 7/8 x 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.7 x 0.7 x 4.5 cm) Classification:Metalwork-Iron Credit Line:Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 Accession Number:17.193.99

Important Maya Royal Jade Belt Celt. Rare Pre-Columbian art for sale on CuratorsEye.com

Important Maya Royal Jade Belt Celt. Rare Pre-Columbian art for sale on CuratorsEye.com