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2006bd4938 jpg l

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Acquired in 1868 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
CER
credit
date_end
0100-12-31
date_start
0001-01-01
date_text
1st century AD (made)
descriptive_line
Toilet bottle, probably Syria, , 1-99, 1015-1868 .
dimensions
Height: 8.9 cm, Width: 3.8 cm greatest width, Width: 2.3 cm of base
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Glass, room 131
historical_context_note
For a discussion of a sinilar object see, C. Lightfoot, 'A Roman glass flask in Gazientep Museum', Anatolian Studies, XXXV 1985, pp. 223-229, ill. pl. XX c
historical_significance
history_note
Bought by the Museum for 30l.
id
1791
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:26:39.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:26:39.000Z
latitude
34.8148
location
Glass, room 131, case 3, shelf 2
longitude
39.056
marks
materials
Glass
materials_techniques
mould-blown
museum_number
1015-1868
museum_number_token
10151868
object_number
O24
object_type
Toilet bottle
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Hexagonal bottle with a palaestra-related object depicted on each face in relief, including a discus, a strigil, a wreath and an amphora. The bottle is weathered due to archaeological burial.
place
Syria
primary_image_id
2006BD4938
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
toilet-bottle
sys_updated
2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
100
year_start
1