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Early Victorian bottle

Early Victorian bottle

This is what we believe to be an olive green, two-part,  mould-blown, cylinder shaped bottle dating from sometime in the 19th century, and possibly French in origin.  Our knowledge of bottles is insufficient to give a more exact date.
 
The bottle is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the base consistent with some 100+ years of use.  The bottle is cyinder-shaped and  measures approximately 7.8 cm (3.1 inches) in diameter at its widest point.  The bottle is plain save for the neck ring, and the base is kicked-in about 3.5 cm (1.4 inches).  The bottle is 29.8 cm (12 inches) in height.  There are mould marks on the base of the bottle with flash decoration...

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Price: £15.00

William IV wrythen-moulded amber spirit bottle

William IV wrythen-moulded amber spirit bottle

This is what we believe to be a William IV/early Victorian, rib-moulded glass spirit bottle dating from the beginning of the 19th century, c1835.   
 
The bottle is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to the base commensurate with nearly 200 years of use.  It has a polished out pontil mark to the base.
 
The bottle is in the amber colourway and shows broad rib-moulding from the base to the pouring rim.  The base measures 8.3 cm (3.3 inches) in diameter.  The bottle is 30.5 cm (12.2 inches) in height.  There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any evidence of...

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Price: £115.00


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