KTH0267 (Late Antique Large Glass Flask) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Cylindrical neck, slightly tapering to tall, wide, conical rim with simple rounded lip (fire-polished). Thick coils applied at 2 cm below rim and at articulation of rim and neck; thin coil applied unevenly around neck spiralling up from below. Distinct blowing spirals around neck.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light yellowish green (PMS 578C to 368C), translucent. Frequent pinprick and rare to uncommon small spherical and elongated bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Α | Στρώμα 2 (2. προέκταση) | τμήμα γυάλινου αγγείου
Other number or identifier
Preservation comment
One large fragment preserves entire rim and ca. 80% of neck down to shoulder. Slight iridescence and crizzling around appliqué; slight, extensive pitting and scratching.
Neck diameter
Preserved height
Rim diameter
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0267 (Late Antique Large Glass Flask).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0267>