Go to home page Go to home page
Prior Page Page Up Next Page

Parthian Glass

Footed cup

PDC 23095

Footed cup
Gilan Province. 1st-3rd century. Height 5.6 cm., diameter 9.6 cm. Private collection, Nagoya.
A footed bowl with a constricted rim, made of pale green opaque glass containing many air bubbles. The surface is decorated with mold-pressed serpentine patterns.
The footed cup is made of pale green glass containing many air bubbles, and has a pontil mark at the base. The foot and the body were made separately, then joined.
 - Shinji Fukai, Persian Glass (New York: Weatherhill, 1977), plate no. 17
 - Photo by Bin Takahashi

This page last updated 18 Jun 2019

Prior Page Page Up Next Page
Home Site Index Site Map Feedback New Items Tech Info Search

Online since 28 March 1998
Copyright ©1998-2019 Edward C. D. Hopkins, all rights reserved

    Click button to validate this page as HTML 4.01 compliant Click button to validate this page as CSS compliant