Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle
Accession Number: 
54.1.38
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15 cm, Base Diam: 10.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
100-225
Credit Line: 
Gift of I. C. Elston, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent bluish-green glass, with bubbles; blown. Low conical body with less than one-third of total height, rim and top of neck missing; neck tubular, leaning to one side, with vertical "seam" and vestigial constriction at bottom; base plain, with kick, no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Elston, I. C. Jr., Source
1954-09-07
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
N° 106/$ [ or #]6.°°
label
on bottom paper label attached to bottom
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 155, #265; p. 348, #265; BIB# 58895
Roman and Pre-Roman Glass in the Royal Ontario Museum (1975) p. 130, #534; pp. 123-124; BIB# 18984