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Cylindrical Box with Chain

Date:
3rd–4th century
Culture:
Late Roman
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 9/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 1/8 in. (9 x 3.3 x 2.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.193.9
Not on view
From Niederbreisig, Germany.; Friedrich Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; Joseph Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Germanic Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 9, p. 5, pl. I.



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