KTH0328 (Late Roman Glass Stemmed Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
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Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Stemmed cup. Tubular ring of folded glass on tall, conical base up to narrow hollow stem closed below by pontil wad (Diam. 0.010 m).
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light yellowish green (PMS 7486 C). Transparent. Scattered pinprick and small, spherical bubbles.
Label or tag text
Κεγχρέες 31-7-76 | 15δ | Θρεπσιάδου | τεμ. γυάλιου
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves ca. 40% of base but missing stem. Slight, somewhat extensive dulling and iridescence and sparse crizzling; slight, somewhat extensive pitting.
Estimated base diameter
0.043
Preserved height
0.022
Material
Glass (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0328 (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/kth0328>