Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle
Accession Number: 
55.1.49
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.1 cm, Diam (max): 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 100-199
Primary Description: 
Transparent green glass with minute bubbles; blown and tooled. Flaring rim with plain fire-polished lip; short neck; narrow body with five vertical indentations of unequal length and depth; flat base; trace of pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mazda, Abbas, Source
1955-11-22
Category: 
Technique: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 143, #239; p. 346, #239; BIB# 58895