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    Austin Bottle Show Feb 18-19 2022

    I wanted to go ahead and get this posted for the Austin bottle show in February! Last year’s was very successful and this year we are planning on it being bigger. Hope to see you there!!!
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    Possible Beer bottle? Anyone familiar with this one?

    Here is another one I need help with. I want to say it is a beer bottle but I’m not too sure. Any help in identifying would be greatly appreciated!!!
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    HELP IDENTIFYING LOCATION JAS A WALKUP PHARMACIST

    This bottle was in a large collection I bought but I can’t figure out where Jas A WALKUP was based out of. I’m trying to determine what town he was a pharmacist in.
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    Purchased Collection Finds

    Picked up some super cool Seltzer’s from a large collection I purchased this week. One from Austin, three from El Paso, one from Dallas, one from Fort Worth, one from Houston, one from new braunfels, one from waco, 4 from San Antonio, and one with no name I’m trying to figure out the location of...
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    Tumbling Before and After photos

    I’ve been tumbling the insides of bottles for the last year now. I’m going to be upgrading my system so I can tumble inside and out. I figure y’all might enjoy seeing the before and after photos so I’ll start posting them here when I remember. This is a waco bottle I recently got as a gift from...
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    Unusual Peppersauce bottle

    I’m posting this for my brother who got it from someone who used to find bottles while doing Construction on Galveston Island. I’ve seen a lot of cathedral peppersauce bottles but I don’t recall seeing one with this large O on the bottom. Is anyone else familiar with it and/or know more about it?
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    SAN MIGUEL EL SALVADOR CODD BOTTLE

    I recently acquired this San Miguel, El Salvador Codd bottle from an antique shop. I know Codd bottles from certain countries (India, England, etc) are pretty common but I’d never seen one from Central America before. Is anyone else familiar with it? Not too sure if anyone collects Codds from...
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    Old Saratoga Extra Fine Whiskey Flask

    I’m posting this on behalf of my brother who dug this flask recently. It is a screw top flask embossed “OLD SARATOGA EXTRA FINE WHISKEY ROSSKAM GERSTLEY & CO PHILADELPHIA”. We have both tried doing research on this bottle but haven’t found much and have not found another flask example like this...
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    Central Texas Digging

    I went digging with my dad today and we found this rare Carl Grau drugstore bottle from Taylor, Texas. My dad had dug 5 bottles of various sizes from this druggist when he was a teenager and said this is one of the hardest druggists to find from Taylor. We also dug shards to an Emerald green JJ...
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    Rocky Terrain Privy Digging Question

    I recently got permission to dig on a new lot and had the opportunity to go dig it on Friday. I had an old Sanborn Map that showed where the well, windmill, and privies used to be. (The well and windmill are still standing) After digging where the privies were indicated on the maps I was...
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    Help Identifying Oxford Shard

    I went to a local dump today and dug this shard. I’m assuming it is from Oxford Mississippi. Does anyone have a photo of a whole example? This was dug in central Texas so if it is from Mississippi, it is far from home.
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    North Texas Bottle and Collectibles Show

    The 2nd Annual North Texas Bottle and Collectible Show will be this Saturday, April 10th, from 9AM to 3PM at Wills Point, Texas. Flyer Attached. Come Out to the show if you can! I'll have a table set up. Look for the guy in the Bluebell Hat.
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    Rick’s Orange Houston Texas bottle

    I picked up this bottle at a local antique mall yesterday. RICK’S ORANGE HOUSTON TEXAS. I’m thinking it is a milk (orange cream?) but I’m not too sure. The top looks like most milk bottles. Did juice bottles come in the same shape? I don’t think I’ve ever seen an embossed Texas juice bottle so I...
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    LBJ Vice President Bottle Rare???

    I picked up this bottle today! “BOTTLED FOR THE HONORABLE LYNDON B JOHNSON VICE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES”. Here is the best history I was able to find on the bottle: “ 2400 glass bottles (100 cases) were made at Laurens Glass Works, Laurens, South Carolina, then bottled and capped at...
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    CENTRAL TEXAS BOTTLE/JAR/INSULATOR/POTTERY/BREWERIANA/ADVERTISING, AND COLLECTIBLES SHOW

    The Austin antique bottle, jar and collectors club invites everyone to our 4th Annual buy, sell and trade show. In addition to antique bottles and jars, there will be a wide variety of collectibles that will include advertising memorabilia, cans, signs, breweriana, crocks/pottery, insulators...
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    6 sided light olive green pontil

    Hello, I recently picked up this bottle. I haven’t seen one quite like it before so was hoping someone might know what it was. It has a beautiful light olive green color and it is full of bubbles. The bottom does appear to be pontiled. It also has six sides. Thoughts?
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    Post & McWhorter Sweet Milk Half Pint

    I picked this bottle up along with a handful of other bottles from Weatherford Texas and the surrounding area. I was hoping this bottle would be from that area but I haven’t been able to find anything to support this. Is anyone familiar with this bottle/know where it might be from? “POST &...
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    C.O. BIGELOW INC APOTHOCARIES NEW YORK BLOB TOP BOTTLE-CITRATE?

    I RECENTLY ACQUIRED THIS BOTTLE. IT IS EMBOSSED "C.O. BIGELOW INC. APOTHOCARIES 6TH AVE & 9TH ST N.Y." THIS IS NOT GENERALLY THE TYPE OF BOTTLE I COLLECT BUT I JUST THOUGHT IT WAS TOO COOL TO PASS UP. IT HAS A BLOB TOP BUT IT HAS THE DESIGNS ALONG THE SIDES OF THE EMBOSSING LIKE YOU WOULD SEE...
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    S S Pierce & Co Jug Boston Massachusetts

    I recently came across this jug at a local antique store, SS Pierce & CO. I didn't buy it since it isn't from Texas and I'm not familiar with the Boston Pottery Market. Does anyone know how much a jug like this is worth and if someone is interested, let me know and I'll go back to pick it up...

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