Glass ribbed beaker
- Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
- mid-1st century A.D.
- Glass; blown and tooled
- H.: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)
Diam.: 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Mrs. Elias Kempner, 1934
- Accession Number:
Translucent pale blue green.
Knocked-off, uneven, outsplayed rim; short concave neck; side bulging at top, then tapering downwards; thick, concave bottom.
Side tooled into thirteen irregular, long, vertical ribs.
Intact; some pinprick bubbles and blowing striations; dulling, deep pitting, brilliant iridescence, and thick brown weathering.
Blown beaker with ribbed body.