Glass conical bowl
- Late Hellenistic
- mid-2nd–1st century B.C.
- Greek, Eastern Mediterranean
- Glass; cast and cut
- H.: 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Diam.: 3 15/16 in. (10 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
- Accession Number:
Translucent pale greenish yellow.
Angular, ground rim; slightly convex side, tapering diagonally downward; convex bottom.
On interior, four horizontal grooves cut in a band on upper half of side.
Intact; pinprick and a few larger bubbles; dulling, pitting, and small patches of reddish soil encrustation in grooves.
Rotary grinding marks on interior; many surface scratches on exterior.
Amber pointed bowl with concentric circles cut on inside.