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Bell Beaker

Date:
late 5th–early 6th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 5/8 x 3 3/16 in. (11.8 x 8.1 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.350
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Gallo-Roman Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1911. no. 350, p. 52, pl. XXIV.

Eisen, G. A., and Fahim Joseph Kouchakji. Glass: Its Origin, History, Chronology, Technic and Classification to the Sixteenth Century. Vol. 2. New York: W. E. Rudge, 1927. pl. 159.

Brown, Katharine R., Dafydd Kidd, and Charles T. Little, ed. From Attila to Charlemagne: Arts of the Early Medieval Period in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 270, 280, fig. 22.3.



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