Been cleaning out in-laws new house and got this neat bottle. Anyone help with info? As is says it's a coors beer bottle shaped like a baseball bat. Would like to know the yr and value if anyone knows. I'll be taking pics of the milk bottles I have soon. Thanks kindly, Farmgal
Bottle Bats & Bat Bottles
Fulfilling this historical imperative, in 1996 the Coors Brewing Company introduced the industry's first bat-shaped bottle, a unique packaging celebration ...
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Hello, the Coors bottle does have a unique shape. I think it came out in 1994 or close to it. I think there was tie in with ML baseballs two new expansion teams but maybe not. I have seen people selling them from $5-$10.
Sunrunner, in America, tooled tops continued into the 1920s, though rarely past the beginning of Prohibition. You rarely see tooled crown-tops before 1900 in the Northern US, and not much before 1905...