Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Glass Bowl

Date:
375–425
Culture:
Late Roman
Medium:
Glass (greenish)
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 11/16 x 4 13/16 in. (9.3 x 12.2 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1881
Accession Number:
81.10.163
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
Found in Steinfort, Luxembourg.; Monsieur de la Fontaine, Luxembourg; Jules Charvet, Paris; Henry G. Marquand, New York (until 1881)
Namur, Antoine. "Tombes belgo- ou gallo-romaines chrétiennes du IVe siècle, découvertes en 1849 sur la hauteur septentrionale de Steinfort." Publications de la Société pour la Recherche et la Conservation des Monuments Historiques dans le Grand-Duché de Luxembourg 5 (1850). no. 8, p. 49, fig. 7, pl. I.

Froehner, Wilhelm. La verrerie antique: Déscription de la Collection Charvet. Le Pecq: Jules Charvet, 1879. no. 73, pl. XIII.

Kisa, Anton, Ernst von Bassermann-Jordan, and Oscar Almgren. Das Glas im Altertume. Hiersemanns Handbücher ; Bd. 3, Vol. 3. Leipzig: Hans-Georg Severin, 1908. pp. 432, 486.

Fremersdorf, Fritz. "Zur Geschichte des Fränkischen Rüsselbechers." Wallraf-Richartz-Jahrbuch 7–8 (1933–34). pp. 7–30, fig. 4.

Fremersdorf, Fritz. Die Denkmäler des römischen Köln: Die römischen Gläser mit aufgelegten Nuppen. Vol. 7. Cologne: Walter de Gruyter & Co., 1962. p. 44, pl. 77.

Brown, Katharine R. Migration Art, A.D. 300-800. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 29, pp. 29-30.

Follmann-Schulz, Anna-Barbara. "A propos des precurseurs romains du Rüsselbecher." In Le verre de l'Antiquité tardive et du Haut Moyen Âge. Typologie, Chronologie, Diffusion, edited by Danièle Foy. Guiry-en-Vexin: Musée Archéologique Départemental du Val d'Oise, 1995. pp. 85–92, fig. 3.

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. 269, 280, fig. 22.1, pl. 12b.



Related Objects

Bowl Fragments with Menorah, Shofar, and Torah Ark

Date: 300–350 Medium: Glass, gold leaf Accession: 18.145.1a, b On view in:Gallery 302

Fragment of a Bowl

Date: 4th–5th century Medium: Glass (greenish), engraved Accession: 18.145.4 On view in:Gallery 301

Bowl Base with Miracle Scenes

Date: ca. 350–400 Medium: Glass, gold leaf Accession: 16.174.2 On view in:Gallery 300

Bowl Base with Christ Giving Martyrs’ Crowns to Saints Peter and Paul

Date: ca. 350 Medium: Glass, gold leaf Accession: 11.91.4 On view in:Gallery 300

Fragment of a Glass Bowl

Date: 3rd century Medium: Glass, gold leaf Accession: 16.174.1 On view in:Gallery 300