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Toilet Bottle

Description

Opaque white glass body. Flat basal ring with polished bottom. Cylindrical or cann-shaped body with rounded shoulders, tapering to a narrow cylindrical neck. Overall hand-painted enamel wash decoration of naturalistic flowers (morning glories or clemantis and a rust colored rose). Ball-top stopper is gilt overall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Descriptive terms
Bottle, Perfume
Bottle, Toilet
glass (material)
perfume bottles
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.798AB
Credit Line
Estate of Grenville H. Norcross
GUSN
56103

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