Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle
Accession Number: 
62.1.41
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.4 cm, W: , D: , Diam (max): 3.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 50-100
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green glass; blown. Slender conical body, curving in at bottom; rim folded out, up and in to form narrow flange; narrow cylindrical neck about half total height, with tooled constriction at bottom; narrow base, slightly concave; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1962
Technique: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 144-145, #242; p. 346, #242; BIB# 58895