Slightly inverted rim, with top edge ground flat; convex curving side tapering downward; splayed base ring with rounded bottom edge; slightly undulating, flat bottom; two ring handles applied to sides of body, carved out from blanks surrounded by raised squared-off areas, with flat thumb-rests above rings and projecting wings above and below.
Body broken and repaired, with one large chip in rim and several holes in body, but both handles intact; pinprick and larger bubbles; dulling, pitting, patches of iridescence and creamy weathering.
Rotary grinding marks on interior, exterior, and bottom.
Froehner, Wilhelm. 1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan no. 1660, p. 223, Paris.
Eisen, Gustavus A. and Fahim Joseph Kouchakji. 1927. Glass: Its Origin, History, Chronology, Technic and Classification to the Sixteenth Century, Vol. 1. pl. 15b, New York: W. E. Rudge.
Weinberg, Gladys Davidson. 1965. "The Antikythera Shipwreck Reconsidered." Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, 55(3): p. 34, n. 20.
Oliver, Andrew Jr. 1967. "Late Hellenistic Glass in the Metropolitan Museum." Journal of Glass Studies, 9: no. 3, pp. 30, 32, fig. 25.