Toilet Bottle (Unguentarium)

Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle (Unguentarium)

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Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle (Unguentarium)
Accession Number: 
53.1.27
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.6 cm, Diam (max): 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1-299
Primary Description: 
Toilet Bottle (Unguentarium). Transparent pale green glass, bubbly, with opaque white opaque glass stripes; blown. Toilet-bottle; rim outsplayed with downward slope and folded upward and inward; tall cylindrical neck with slight constriction at bottom; conical body; concave base with pontil mark; entire vessel is "marbled" with opaque white spiral stripes.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Nahman, Maurice (French, 1868-1948), Former Collection
Montbault, Mrs. C. de la Haye, Source
1953-08-01