KTH2482a/b (Late Roman-Early Byzantine Glass Cup) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Comment
Formerly identified as KTH0213b/c but re-numbered as KTH2482a/b.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Cup. Slightly flaring rim with thickened “matchhead“ lip (fire-polished).
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Bluish colorless (PMS 656C and lighter), translucent. Uncommon small, spherical bubbles.
Preservation comment
Two very small nonjoining fragments (b/c) preserve less than one quarter of rim. Slight, extensive iridescence and pitting.
Maximum preserved dimension
0.012
Preserved height
0.013
Estimated rim diameter
0.08
Material
Glass (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2482a/b (Late Roman-Early Byzantine Glass Cup).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2482>