2 Toilet Bottles

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Object Name: 
2 Toilet Bottles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.52
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1840-1850
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Transparent amber glass; wear marks; free-blown, blown in a mold, pressed and cut. (a) Hexagonal base with ground pontil mark, flat hexagonal bulbous body supporting the stepped neck flaring at bottom and top; (b) conical stopper with mushroom- like finial with enclosed "tear" and surmounted by a hexagonal obelisk; horizontal concave oval bosses on body, neck and bottom of finial cut in panels.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01