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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.

Earring | Langobardic or Byzantine (?)arring Date: 6th–7th century Culture: Langobardic or Byzantine (?) Medium: Gold, glass, and pearls. Dimensions: Overall: 1 3/4 x 9/16 x 1 1/8 in. (4.5 x 1.5 x 2.8 cm) 1 3/4in. (4.5cm) hoop: 1 in. (2.6 cm) Overall (basket): 1/2 x 9/16 in. (1.3 x 1.5 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold Credit Line: Purchase, 1895

Composite disc brooch; gold; upper gold sheet casing with filigree ornament. Lombardic 7thC(early). | © Trustees of the British Museum

Disk Brooch. Mid 7th Century, Frankish.

Disk Brooch | Frankish | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Earring Date: 6th–7th century Culture: Frankish Medium: Gold, green and clear glass, pearls(?); hoop copper alloy or base silver Dimensions: Overall: 2 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 5/8 in. (6.7 x 6.1 x 1.6 cm) bead: 11/16 x 5/8 in. (1.8 x 1.6 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917

Earring | Frankish | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Merovingian Architectural Gold Ring. This shows what Merovingian ring manufacturers could achieve in France in the mid-500s. This type of rings are usually found in Gaulish tombs of noble womens and is seen as a sign of Christianity due to resemblance to early baptistery. Gauls was Christianized in the 496th

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Corona votiva di Teodolinda, fine VI / inizio VII secolo - Museo e Tesoro del Duomo di Monza - longobard art

GOLD RING WITH PYRAMIDAL BEZEL INLAID WITH GARNETMerovingian, 6th-7th century

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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