Cup card



Currently not on display

Glass palm cup (Harden Class X,ii,b,5). Glass pale olive with large and small air bubbles, distinct blowing spirals. Surface somewhat decayed, with remaining patches of iridescence, brown in colour. Rim simple outward folded base has pontil mark. Quite a lot of wear visible on rim. Cracked and damaged The glass cup was found in the grave of the woman buried with the Kingston Brooch (M6226), along with a gold pendant (M6231), a pair of silver safety-pin brooches (M6234 & M6235), an iron chatelaine, remains of a wooden box with iron fittings, a pottery vessel, a bronze hanging-bowl with enamelled escutcheons and print, and a two-handled bronze pan with trivet