Toilet Water Bottle

Object Name: 
Toilet Water Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Water Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.2.56 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
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.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Story of English Glass (Traveling Exhibition)
Venue(s)
Berea College
Coe College
Oneonta State Teachers College
Paine Art Center and Arboretum
Suffolk Museum
The Story of English Glass
Venue(s)
Montclair Art Museum 1956
Museum of Fine Arts, Syracuse 1956
Wenham Historical Association and Museum 1956
Berea College 1958
Coe College 1958
Oneonta State Teachers College 1958
Paine Art Center and Arboretum 1958
Suffolk Museum 1958
Loeb Art Center 1959
Alabama Polytechnic Institute 1960
Birmingham Museum of Art 1960
Community Savings Bank 1960
Huntington Galleries 1960
Atlanta Art Association 1962
Brooks Memorial Art Gallery 1962
Columbia Museum of Art 1962
Georgia Museum of Art 1962
North Carolina State College Union 1962
URI Memorial Union 1962
 
Title Unknown (Cooper Union For the Advancement of Science and Art)
Venue(s)
Cooper Union For the Advancement of Science and Art 1950-01 through 1950-03
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Venue(s)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10