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Ancient Merovingian, Carolingian, Ottonian And Langobardian Kingdoms Of The Franks

The Germanic tribes achieved conquest over a mix of people, including the Gauls, the Bretons, the Belges, and the Gascons. The Kingdom of the Franks expanded from Austrasia, established by the Merovingian dynasty. Their territory corresponded largely to ancient Gaul as well as Raetia, Germania Superior and Germania Magna.

Merovingian Frankish Silver and Gold Foil Pin, 5th-6th century A.D.

Merovingian Frankish Silver Strap Distributor, 6th century A.D.

Rock Crystal Ball Part of a hoard of objects buried in a grave in Picquigny, France. Frankish workmanship, c. 600-700. Ashmolean

Merovingian VIII century gold ring, set with a carnelian.

Merovingian VIII century gold ring, set with a... - Medium Aevum

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Ring Date: 10th–11th century Geography: Made in Germany Culture: German Medium: Gold with cloisonné enamel Dimensions: Overall: 1 x 7/8 x 11/16 in. (2.5 x 2.3 x 1.8 cm) Bezel: 3/8 x 7/8 x 11/16 in. (0.9 x 2.3 x 1.8 cm) Band width & thickness at thinnest: 1/16 x 1/16 in. (0.2 x 0.2 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold

Ring | German | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Plaque with Christ in Majesty and the Four Evangelists Date: 11th century Geography: Made in Cologne, Germany Culture: Ottonian Medium: Ivory Dimensions: Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. (15.6 x 9.5 cm) Classification: Ivories Credit Line: Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941 Accession Number: 41.100.169

Plaque with Christ and the Symbols of the Four Evangelists Date: ca. 1050 Geography: Made in possibly Fulda, Germany Culture: Ottonian Medium: Ivory Dimensions: Overall: 6 15/16 x 3 7/8 x 5/16 in. (17.7 x 9.8 x 0.8 cm) Classification: Ivories Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 Accession Number: 17.190.51

Evangelist Saint Mark writing the Gospel with his symbol, the Lion, holding a scroll Date: 11th century Geography: Made in Cologne, Germany Culture: German/Ottonian Medium: Ivory Dimensions: Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 5/16 in. (13.9 x 10.8 x 0.8 cm) Classification: Ivories Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 Accession Number: 17.190.36

King Clothar II and an Attendant Date: ca. 1500–1525 Culture: French Medium: Oak, painted Dimensions: Overall: 21 1/2 x 7 5/8 x 5 in. (54...

A MEROVINGIAN GOLD AND GREEN GLASS FINGER RING CIRCA LATE 6TH-EARLY 7TH CENTURY A.D. The plain sheet hoop flat, with beaded wire and granulation on the shoulders and framing the rectangular box bezel, set with rectangular cabochon opaque green glass

French, Paris, circa 1400 and Burgundian, circa 1460-1470 and later - PENDANT MIRROR WITH A ROUNDEL OF THE ENTRY INTO JERUSALEM

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Earring. Merovingian earrings. Silver hoop earrings with polyhedral beads (Met 17.193.105 and Met 17.193.106). Date year 675 – 725, frankish culture, silver. Dimensions: overall 8,3 x 0.5 cm, hoop 8,3 cm, bead: 0,6 cm.

Earring | Frankish | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Disc Brooch 7th Century AD Frankish (Source: The Metropolitan Museum)

Fibula (brooch) @ Ashmolean Museum, Oxford Anglo-Saxon/Frankish 600-700, gold, glass and garnet

French  Earrings 7th Century-8th Century

French Earrings 7th Century

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Beautiful statue of Bertada of Laon - the mother of Charlemagne, the last Merovingian Queen, the wife of Pepin the Great and my 36th, 37th (x2) 38th, (x3) 39th, (x2) 40th (x2), 42nd & 43rd GGM. Buried at the Basilica of St Denis, Paris.

Königinnen der Merowinger. Adelsgräber aus den Kirchen von Köln, Saint-Denis, Chelles und Frankfurt. 10.11.2012 bis 24.2.2013. Archäologisches Museum Frankfurt

These purse clasps were found alongside the backs of the deceased. They have a cloisonné decoration of garnets and glass figuring horse head. The grave goods of the aristocratic Frankish burials at Saint-Dizier.

Beautiful signet ring from the Merovingian dynasty.

Fermoir d'aumonière. Vron 63 A: Mérovingien Ancien 1 (V. 470/480- v. 520/530) - fermoir4_copier_1_-4bbbc.jpg

Electrum Signet Ring with Monogram Date: 7th century Geography: Made in Northern France Culture: Frankish Medium: Electrum

6th/7thC Langobardic s-brooch. Cividale, Italy

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6th/7t C Langobardic s-shaped brooches. Cividale, Italy.