Art/ Collection/ Art Object


late 4th–early 5th century
Late Roman
Overall: 2 5/8 x 3 5/16 in. (6.6 x 8.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
From Niederbreisig, 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. 402, p. 36.

Eisen, Gustavus A., and Fahim Joseph Kouchakji. Glass: its origin, history, chronology, technic and classification to the sixteenth century. Vol. 2. New York, 1927. pp. 647–49, 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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