- Late Imperial
- 4th century A.D.
- Glass; blown
- 1 11/16 × 9 1/2 in. (4.3 × 24.1 cm)
Diam. of foot: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
- Accession Number:
Colorless with pale blue green tinge.
Rounded rim folded out and down; concave side to body, tapering downwards then curving sharply in to outer, slightly concave section of bottom; splayed, integral, tubular foot ring, made by folding; inner section of bottom slightly convex with thickened dome and pontil scar at center.
Intact; few bubbles but some elongated horizontally; dulling, pitting, iridescence, and yellowish brown weathering on exterior.
Greenish blown glass plate with thick base.