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561011

Roundel with a Personification of the Moon. Copper alloy, iron and cloisonne enamel Carolingian. Made about 860-90, probably in south central France. This plaque is one of the earliest known examples in the West of the cloisonne enamel technique.

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Roundel with a Personification of the Moon.  Copper alloy, iron and cloisonne enamel Carolingian.  Made about 860-90, probably in south central France.  This plaque is one of the earliest known examples in the West of the cloisonne enamel technique.