Toilet Water Bottle

Object Name: 
Toilet Water Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Water Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.2.56 A
Overall H: 13.1 cm
On Display
about 1760-1770
Primary Description: 
Deep amethyst lead glass; blown, cut and richly gilded. Conical body with straight sides flaring to long flat shoulder sloping to short neck with narrow 10-sided flange and attached by merese to pedestal base with bobbin-like stem and 10-sided foot, smooth base. Edge of foot cut with triangular facets; body, with all-over, flat diamonds; shoulder, with tapering pointed panels and edge of flange with facets; all-over gild decorations including diaper of daisies and bead-circles on body, floral and geometric motifs on shoulder panels, and foliated scroll circuits on neck and foot.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
Title Unknown (Cooper Union For the Advancement of Science and Art)
Cooper Union For the Advancement of Science and Art 1950-01 through 1950-03
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10
Treasures in Glass (1966) illustrated, pp. 52-53, #93; BIB# 28036