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Glass Bell Beaker with White Trails

late 5th–early 6th century
Overall: 2 15/16 x 1 3/4 in. (7.4 x 4.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
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. 356, p. 53, 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. 22.4.

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