Glass cup


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171

Colorless with blue green tinge.
Knocked-off, uneven rim; slightly bulging collar below rim; side expanding downward, then curving in to concave bottom.
Wheel-cut decoration comprising a single fine line below neck and a band of two lines on body above angle.
Intact; a few pinprick bubbles; some areas unweathered, others weathered with dulling and brilliant iridescence, and some patches of thick, enamel-like weathering.

Greenish blown glass bowl with wheel-cut lines on body.

Glass cup, Glass, Roman

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