KTH0333 (Roman Glass Cup, Beaker, or Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Cup or beaker or lamp? Slightly flaring upper wall with cracked-off rim, slightly thickened outward. Square horizontal groove just below rim.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Yellowish colorless with a tinge of pink (PMS 601/7586 C). Semitransparent. Frequent pinprick and uncommon small, spherical and elongated bubbles.
Label or tag text
Κεγχρέες 31-7-76 | 15δ | Θρεπσιάδου | τεμ. γυάλιου
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves 23% of rim and upper body. Slight, extensive iridescence and crizzling.
Preserved height
Estimated rim diameter
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0333 (Roman Glass Cup, Beaker, or Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0333>