KTH0356a+b/c-j (Late Roman Glass Stemmed Cup) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Stemmed cup. Two gathers. Tapering stem attached by pushing up into widely flaring body. Pontil wad at bottom of hollow stem. Blowing spirals diagonally upward.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Blue (PMS 7461/7684 C). Semiopaque. Fine material.
Label or tag text
1976 tag illegible.
Preservation comment
Two joining (a+b) and eight (c/d/e/f/g/h/i/j) small, nonjoining fragments preserve top of stem and bottom of body. Moderate to severe, extensive iridescence, crizzling, and white enamel flaking; patches of encrustation.
Preserved height
Other Dimensions
Diam. top stem 0.101
Glass (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0356a+b/c-j (Late Roman Glass Stemmed Cup).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0356>