KM001 (Early Roman Glass Bottle) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Glass (Artifact Category)
Typological identification comment
Globular unguentarium
Bottle. Globular or rounded conical body. Narrow, cylindrical neck. Out-turned, thickened rim. Free-blown; fire-polished rim.
Preservation comment
Two joining fragments preserve small part of body and shoulder, most of neck and rim. Slight to moderate chipping and abrasion. Moderate to extensive irridescence, sparse brown and silver enamel flaking, and very sparse crizzling.
Preserved height
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KM001 (Early Roman Glass Bottle).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <>