Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.1.48
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.7 cm, Diam: 2.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
100-299
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Toilet Bottle. Transparent pale bluish-green glass; blown. Rim outsplays horizontally, with irregular lip; slender cylindrical neck; short bell-shaped body, which curves inward at bottom; flat base; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Farman, Elbert Eli (American, 1831-1911), Former Collection
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1916
to
1950
Tiffany and Company (1837-present), Former Collection
1893-02
Macbeth, George Alexander (American, 1845-1916), Former Collection
1893-02
to
1916
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 150-151, #255; p. 347, #255; BIB# 58895