Glass bowl with cut decoration
- Mid–Late Imperial
- 2nd–3rd century A.D.
- Glass; blown, trailed, and cut
- H.: 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm)
Diam.: 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1881
- Accession Number:
Plain vertical rim with thickened, rounded lip; vertical side to body, curving in to flat bottom, slightly domed on interior.
Below rim, one horizontal rounded trail; two more finer trails applied as concentric circles around bottom; on body, two rows of vertical, short, wheel-cut lines, twenty-two in upper row, twenty-one in lower; on bottom, central round cut indent.
Broken and repaired, with tiny chips missing; almost all of surfaces covered in dulling, creamy weathering, and iridescence.