KTH0157 (Late Roman Glass Stemmed Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Tubular base ring of folded glass on low conical foot with hollow, spherical stem closed at top by folded glass and at bottom by pontil wad. Faint blowing spirals.
Extant part
Lid
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light greenish yellow (PMS 459C to 7492C), translucent. Frequent pinprick bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Ε | Στρώμα 2 | Δωμάτιο 6 (5. προέκταση) | κομμάτια γυαλινής βάσης
Other number or identifier
279
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves ca. 20% of base and entire stem. Slight iridescence and flaking around base and attachment.
Estimated base diameter
0.05
Preserved height
0.022
Material
Glass (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0157 (Late Roman Glass Stemmed Cup).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0157>