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Conical Glass Beaker

Date:
4th–5th century
Culture:
Frankish
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 3/4 x 3 11/16 in. (9.6 x 9.4 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.193.331
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
From Niederbreisig, western Germany.; Friedrich Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; Joseph Queckenberg, Niederbreisig, Germany; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Ricci, Seymour de. Catalogue of a Collection of Germanic Antiquities Belonging to J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: C. Berger, 1910. no. 331, p. 33, pl. XXVI.

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. 162.

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. 279.



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