KTH0326 (Late Roman Glass Stemmed Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Stemmed cup. Three gathers. Rounded, vertical resting surface on conical to slightly convex foot, attached to flattened spheroid bulb, solid, which is pushed up to attach to widely flaring cup. Blowing spirals diagonally upward. Pontil wad around base of stem (Diam. 0.009 m).
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light green (PMS 7485 C). Transparent to semitransparent. Many pinprick and small, spherical bubbles.
Label or tag text
Κεγχρέες 31-7-76 | no. 15δ | Θρεπσιάδου | τεμ. γυάλιου
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Preservation comment
One fragment preserves entire base and stem. Slight, sparse dulling and patches of iridescence to white enamel flaking; specks of encrustation.
Base Diameter
Preserved height
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0326 (Late Roman 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/kth0326>