- Late Imperial
- 4th century A.D.
- Glass; blown and trailed
- 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Other: 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm)
Diam. of foot: 2 3/8 in. (6.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
- Accession Number:
Colorless with pale green tinge and light purple streaks; base and trail in same colors.
Horizontal rounded and thickened rim with slight downward kink on one side; broad, flaring mouth; funnel-shaped sides to body, turned in sharply below; applied flaring base with thick tubular ring; uneven but flat bottom with off-center pontil scar. Bowl stands aslant on base ring.
Fine trail applied on underside of mouth, wound 2 1/2 times around top of body, and then trailed off backwards.
Intact; pinprick and larger bubbles; very slight weathering and iridescence.
Shallow colorless blown glass bowl with high foot and glass thread around neck.