Toilet-Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet-Bottle
Accession Number: 
55.1.51
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.1 cm, Diam (max): 2.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
perhaps 100-199
Primary Description: 
Transparent greyish-green glass; blown. Toilet-bottle; flaring rim with plain, fire-polished lip; short neck, narrow body with four vertical indentations of unequal length and depth; flat base, pushed in at center, with 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, #238; p. 346, #238; BIB# 58895