Glass hemispherical bowl
- Late Hellenistic
- 1st century B.C.
- Greek, Eastern Mediterranean
- Glass; cast and cut
- Diam.: 4 5/16 in. (11 cm)
H.: 2 1/2 in. (6.3 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
- Accession Number:
Rounded, slightly inverted rim; hemispherical body with sides curving in to pushed-in bottom.
Decoration of horizontal wheel-cut grooves on interior, comprising a single broad groove below rim and a band of two narrower grooves around middle of body.
Intact; a few pinprick bubbles; patches of dulling, pitting, and iridescent weathering.
Rotary grinding marks below rim on exterior and interior.
Hemispherical blue bowl with horizontal cut bands.