KTH0213a-i (Large Glass Bowl, Beaker, and Other Fragments) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Comment
No known provenience. No tag.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Fr. a: Large bowl. Wide base ring, folded. Domed(?) bottom; widely flaring lower body. p.W. 0.031, p.H. 0.052, est. Diam. base 0.13 m.
Description
Fr. b/c: Thin-walled beaker. Slightly flaring rim with thickened “matchhead“ lip (fire-polished). Diam. rim ca. 0.08, p.H. 0.013, max. p.dim. 0.012 m.
Description
Fr. d: Domed concave base with series of indentions on underside: pinched out feet?
Description
Fr. e: Convex body: globular?
Description
Fr. f: Body of uncertain form.
Description
Fr. g: Base of small bowl or cup?
Description
Fr. h/i: Very thin, concave body: small bottle e.g. unguentarium?
Fabric description
Fr. a: Light blue with greenish tinge (PMS 623C), translucent. Very fine material.
Fabric description
Fr. b/c: Bluish colorless (PMS 656C and lighter), translucent. Uncommon small, spherical bubbles.
Fabric description
Fr. d: Medium to dark yellowish green (PMS 7758/7759C). Frequent small, spherical bubbles.
Fabric description
Fr. e: Medium yellowish green (PMS 585C), translucent. Frequent pinprick to small, spherical bubbles.
Fabric description
Fr. f: Light yellowish green (PMS 373C), semiopaque.
Fabric description
Fr. g: Bluish colorless (PMS 7541C), transparent. Rare, small spherical bubbles.
Fabric description
Fr. h/i: Yellowish colorless (PMS 7499C and lighter), transparent. Uncommon pinprick to small, spherical bubbles.
Preservation comment
One fragment (a) preserves less than one quarter of base; two very small nonjoining fragments (b/c) preserve less than one quarter of rim; and six separate fragments (d-i) represent different vessels (MNI 4). Fr. a: Extensive milky flaking, slight iridescence, slight pitting, large chipping. Fr. b: Slight, extensive iridescence and pitting. Frs. d-i: variable preservation but mostly slight, sparse irridescence, flaking, and chipping.
Material
Glass (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0213a-i (Large Glass Bowl, Beaker, 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/kth0213>