Toilet Bottle / Glass

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Object Identifier
1970.03.0988
Object Name
Toilet Bottle
Object Type
Glass vessels
Materials
Glass
Height
4.0
Inscribed
no
Full Artifact Description
Miniature unguentarium. Free blown of thin, transparent, almost colorless glass with slightly gray tint. Flattened pear-shaped body with shoulder rising to tall narrow cylindrical neck. Top broken away. Bottom indented off-center. No pontil mark. Extensive incrustation inside.
Cf. Hayes, p. 133; see Karanis Class IX.B for larger examples.
Verbatim Date
2nd C AD
Verbatim Provenance
Egypt
Countermark
no
Type Category
Artifact

Technical Details

Record
1970.03.0988
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https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-1970.03.0988/1970_03_0988

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"Toilet Bottle; Glass". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-1970.03.0988/1970_03_0988. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 01, 2023.