KTH0313 (Middle-Late Roman Syro-Palestinian Glass Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Cup. Thick pad base with plain, rounded resting surface. Much thinner lower wall flares outward. Trace of pontil scar along broken edge on bottom.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Blue with a tinge of green (PMS 3245C), semitransparent. Frequent pinprick bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Δ | Τοίχος 22 - Δωμάτιο 6 | γυαλινή βάση και κομμάτια γυαλίου
Other number or identifier
262
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves ca. 30% of base and small part of lower wall. Small specks of iridescence; slight, extensive pitting.
Estimated base diameter
0.056
Preserved height
0.017
Material
Glass (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0313 (Middle-Late Roman Syro-Palestinian Glass Cup).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0313>