KTH0223 (Glass Stemmed Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Tubular ring base of glass rolled under on low, conical foot with narrow, cylindrical, hollow stem that flares upward into cup. Lower middle stem is closed with pontil wad. Blowing spirals.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light to medium blue with a tinge of green (PMS 318C), semitransparent. Few pinprick to small, spherical bubbles.
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves entire base, ca. 66% of stem, and small part of lower wall. Slight patches of iridescence and milky white flaking around bulb.
Base Diameter
Preserved height
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0223 (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/kth0223>