KTH0240 (Glass Stemmed Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Uneven tubular base ring on low, conical foot with short cylindrical to slightly convex, hollow stem closed at top by folded glass and at bottom by pontil wad. Widely flaring lower wall of cup. Distinct blowing spirals.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light yellow with a tinge of green (PMS 7401C), translucent. Sparse pinprick bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Α | Στρώμα 2 (2. προέκταση) | γυαλινή βάση
Other number or identifier
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves entire base and stem and small part of lower wall. Slight, sparse iridescence and spots of milky to silver enamel flaking, otherwise good condition.
Base Diameter
Preserved height
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0240 (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/kth0240>