KTH0317 (Roman Glass Bottle) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Thin-walled bottle. Slightly flaring neck with rounded rim (fire-polished), slightly thickened outward. Plain rounded base with concave bottom. Cf. KTH318, KTH319.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Bluish colorless (PMS 621C and lighter), transparent. Scattered pinprick and small to medium, spherical and elongated bubbles.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Α | Στρώμα 2 (3. προέκ. Β. τοίχος) | 17 κομμάτια γυαλίου
Other number or identifier
39
Preservation comment
Two nonjoining fragments (a/b) preserve ca. 35% of rim and ca. 25% of upper neck; one fragment (c) preserves ca. 11% from edge of base and lowermost wall; and four other body fragments (d-g) in same material. Slight abrasion and iridescence; specks of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.032
Estimated rim diameter
0.04
Material
Glass (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0317 (Roman Glass Bottle).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0317>