Bowl

  • Eastern Mediterranean or Italy
  • 1st century A.D.
Catalogue Entry

Bowl cast from purplish-red translucent glass. The mouth rim is flat, the sides of the bowl rise vertically with the upper section inclined relatively inward. The base is basically flat. Only the outer surface has cut grooves, with two differing width grooves circling the rim area, and the outer surface of the lower body circled by one thin horizontal groove. Both inner and outer surfaces have been polished and the inner surface is glossy.