KTH0257 (Glass Stemmed Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Tubular base ring (somewhat oval) of folded glass on low, conical foot with tall, slightly convex, hollow stem. Traces of pontil wad at bottom of stem. Distinct blowing spirals.
Fabric description
Light yellowish green (PMS 587C), transparent. Many pinprick and few small to medium-sized, spherical bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Β - Στρώμα 2 | (2. προέκταση) | γυαλινή βάση
Other number or identifier
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves entire base and most of stem. Sparse, extensive dulling and iridescence and patches of milky enamel flaking.
Estimated base diameter
Preserved height
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0257 (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/kth0257>