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Glass Beaker with White Trails

Date:
late 6th–early 7th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 7/16 x 2 1/2 in. (13.5 x 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.191.351
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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. 272, 280, fig. 22.6.

Effros, Bonnie. Caring for Body and Soul: Burial and the Afterlife in the Merovingian World. University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University, 2002.



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