KTH0283 (Roman Glass Flask or Bottle) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Bottle or flask. Pushed-up base forming conical dome on interior floor. Blowing spirals. Annular pontil scar on underside (Diam. 0.018 m).
Fabric description
Yellowish green (PMS 380 C). Transparent to semitransparent. Frequent pinprick and scattered small to medium-sized, spherical bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Α | Στρώμα 2 | 18 κομμάτια γυαλίου
Other number or identifier
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves <75% of base with edge. Slight, extensive dulling, iridescence, and crizzling; moderate, scattered pitting and specks of encrustation.
Maximum preserved dimension
Preserved height
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0283 (Roman Glass Flask or Bottle).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0283>