Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle
Accession Number: 
78.1.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.4 cm, Diam (max): 3.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
25-199
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Harriet Borland
Primary Description: 
Translucent dark olive-green glass; blown. Toilet-bottle with body one-half of total height; rim folded up and in, then flattened; narrow cylindrical neck with slight constriction at bottom; truncated conical body, with straight side, which curves in at bottom; flat base with pontil mark; walls are unusually thick.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Borland, Harriet, Source
1978-12-04
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 132-133, #213; p. 344, #213; BIB# 58895