Imitation of Roman Toilet Bottle

Object Name: 
Imitation of Roman Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Imitation of Roman Toilet Bottle
Accession Number: 
78.4.52
Dimensions: 
H: 9.9 cm, Diam: (rim) 3.0 cm, (max.) 6.5 cm.
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1978
Credit Line: 
Gift of Wilfrid Laurier University
Primary Description: 
Deep blue, transparent glass; blown, ground, polished. Bottle with roughly globular body. Rim everted to form narrow flange, with rounded edge; neck cylindrical; base plain, with underside ground and polished.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wilfrid Laurier University, Source
Color: 
Inscription: 
Karl Schantz / 1978
signature
Engraved underside of base cursive writing
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, p. 101, #1053; BIB# 58895