Glass beaker with indented sides
- mid-2nd–early 3rd century A.D.
- Glass; blown, tooled, and trailed
- H.: 4 3/16 in. (10.6 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
- Accession Number:
Translucent pale blue green; trail in same color.
Everted, thickened, and rounded rim; narrow concave neck; convex curving side expanding slightly downwards, then curving in to tubular base ring, made by folding; kick in bottom with circular pontil mark at center.
A single trail wound horizontally around top of body; on body, four large indents, giving square shape to side.
Intact; a few bubbles and inclusions; some soil encrustation, creamy weathering, and iridescence.
Colorless beaker with indented sides and trail around neck.