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Glass Beaker

late 6th–early 7th century
Overall: 4 3/16 x 2 5/16 in. (10.6 x 5.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
Julien Gréau, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Froehner, Wilhelm. Collection Julien Gréau: Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. Paris: Antiques & Collectibles, 1903. no. 1761, p. 227.

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. 22.7.

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