Byzantine or Coptic glass cup with a solid pad footR206
A green glass cup with a waisted body and a line of applied decoration around the neck, standing on a thick pad foot. The surface retains some iridescence to the interior of the vessel.
Byzantine or Coptic, 6th to 8th Century AD
10.3 x 6.5 cms
Ex. private collection, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds, UK; acquired in the late 19th Century and thence by family descent.