Fragment of a Toilet Bottle

Object Name: 
Fragment of a Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Fragment of a Toilet Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
98.1.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.1 cm; Rim W: 2.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-99
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Deep yellowish brown, translucent glass; blown; fragment of bottle: spherical. Rim consists of rather irregular horizontal flange made by folding out, up, and in, and flattening; neck short, cylindrical; wall curves out at top. Glass has bubbles and prominent blowing spirals.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
65
mark
near edge on inside in white
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 141, 225, #1132; BIB# 58895