KTH0241 (Glass Stemmed Cup or Bowl) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Stemmed cup or bowl made from two gathers. Conical but undulating foot with wide, oblate spherical, hollow stem. Pressed up to attach to bottom of cup or bowl whose lower wall flares out and curves, at which point dense vertical ribs extend upward.
Fabric description
Light greenish yellow (PMS 461C/461C), semitransparent. Scattered pinprick and small, spherical bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Α | Στρώμα 2 (2. προέκταση) | τμήμα γυαλινής βασής
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Preservation comment
One fragment preserves roughly one third of base, entire stem, and small part of lower wall. Moderate, extensive iridescence, crizzling, and black and silver enamel flaking around attachment; slight, extensive pitting on underside.
Base Diameter
Body diameter preserved
Preserved height
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0241 (Glass Stemmed Cup or Bowl).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0241>