KTH0101a-j (Raw Glass) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Glass (Artifact Category)
Comparanda
KTH100, KTH146, KTH210, KTH1296, KTH1297, KTH1302, KTH1958.
Description
Raw glass broken from an ingot and not recycled glass or cullet. Conchoidal fracture.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light green, transparent. Very fine material.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Γ | Στρώμα 3 (κόκκινο) | 8 κομμάτια γυαλίου
Other number or identifier
59
Preservation comment
Ten fragments unworked glass, the largest chunk (a) pierced by a small hole. Moderate, extensive iridescence and enamel flaking; slight, extensive pitting and chipping; small patches of lime encrustation.
Maximum preserved dimension
0.03
Material
Glass (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0101a-j (Raw Glass).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0101>