KTH2135 (Roman Glass Flask) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-27
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Flask. Plain, rounded, low resting surface with slightly concave, thickened bottom and widely flaring lower wall. Annular pontil scar on base (Diam. 0.016-0.021 m).
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light yellowish green (PMS 387-389 C). Semitransparent. Uncommon pinprick to small, spherical bubbles. Annular pontil scar on base (Diam. 0.016-0.021 m).
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves ca. 50% from center of base. Slight to moderate, extensive dulling, iridescence, crizzling, and milky to silver enamel flaking; slight, extensive pitting and scratching.
Estimated base diameter
0.035
Preserved height
0.011
Material
Glass (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2135 (Roman Glass Flask).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2135>