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Green Late Roman Glass Goblet

Posted in 2. Ancient Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, Roman Glass by Allaire Collection of Glass on January 17, 2014

Green Late Roman Glass Goblet

Transparent pale green glass goblet with conical bowl the rim rounded and slightly thickened showing horizontal tool marks near edge.  The short stem was made separately, then connected.  The folded foot has a hollow tubular edge.  Goblets of similar form have been found dating from late Roman 4th on into the 6th&7th Century.

H: 10 cm

D: 5th to 7th Century

Ref: Corning Vol1 #156, Stern, 2001 #174

52e Late Roman glass goblet 5-7th century

52e Late Roman glass goblet 5-7th century

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