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Spoon

Date:
4th century
Geography:
Made in Gaul
Culture:
Late Roman
Medium:
Copper alloy, silvered
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/16 x 1 x 3/16 in. (15.4 x 2.6 x 0.5 cm) shovel: 1 x 3/16 in. (2.6 x 0.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.255
Not on view
Northern France; Stanislas Baron, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Merovingian Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 255, p. 49, pl. XX.

Foltiny, Stephan. "Spätrömische und völkerwanderungszeitliche Silberlöffel aus der alten Welt im Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York." In Opuscula Iosepho Kastelic sexagenario dicata. Situla, Vol. 14-15. Ljubljana: National Museum of Slovenia, 1974. p. 264, fig. 1.



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