Toilet Bottle

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Object Name: 
Toilet Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.1.19
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.1 cm; Rim Diam: 1.8 cm; Body Diam: 1.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
25-125
Credit Line: 
Bequest of the Estate of Martha J. Herpst
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale yellowish green glass; blown, tooled. Tubular shape, with body about half of total height; everted rim, folded upward and inward, and flattened; cylindrical neck with barely perceptible constriction at bottom; narrow conical body, curving inward at bottom; flat base; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Herpst Estate, Martha J., Source
1986-07-31
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 141, #233; p. 345, #233; BIB# 58895