2 Toilet Bottles

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Object Name: 
2 Toilet Bottles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.17
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1840-1850
Primary Description: 
Amber, presumably non-lead glass; pressed and gilded. Hexagonal form, high relief round-top arches on each of the straight spreading sides, concave shoulder, round-top panels on neck with flaring flat flange; ground and polished pontil mark; embellished with gilt bands and floral motifs. Tall hexagonal lily stopper with crested rim, double collar at top of stem; gild floral motif on each side.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 374, #1451; BIB# 30457