KTH0143a-c (Glass Lid or Lamp Base[?] and Other Fragments) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Glass (Artifact Category)
Description
Fr. a: Lid or lamp base? Shallow curved profile, thickening in the middle where roughly circular, flattened and slanted knob projects from convex surface, dimpled in middle (max. W. 0.017, H. 0.007 m). p.W. 0.460, p.H. 0.160 m.
Description
Fr. b: One small, convex body sherd. max. p.dim. 0.036 m.
Description
Fr. c: One small, convex body sherd. max. p.dim. 0.037 m.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fr. a: Light blue (PMS 623C), semitranslucent. Frequent pinprick to small, spherical bubbles, some aligned diagonally.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fr. b: Bluish colorless (PMS 7443C), transparent. Fine material.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fr. c: Light green to greenish colorless (PMS 7485C), transparent to semitransparent. Fine material.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Γ | Στρώμα 1 | τοίχος 10 (εξ.) | κομμάτια γυαλίου
Other number or identifier
228
Preservation comment
One fragment (a) preserves most of central part broken all around; two nonjoining fragments (b, c) from different vessels. Slight to moderate, extensive iridescence, crizzling, and black enamel flaking; moderate, extensive pitting (a) and specks of lime encrustation (c).
Material
Glass (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0143a-c (Glass Lid or Lamp Base[?] and Other Fragments).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0143>