Finally figured out how to get back on my old account! I dug this one years ago but it's still by far the best umbrella ink I've ever pulled!!
That's a beauty!
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Ole man what a find !
aka Sir Scavenger
There is just something about that cobalt blue, eh? That is truly a beauty. Did you dig that one up? and does it have a pontil mark?
Duh, just read your post again, sorry. Was this found near where you live? Did it come out of an old dump where most everything was hand made, or did you find it along with some newer ABM items?
I don't know of any more good places to dig but I have a lot of old soda bottles I would part with to help your collection
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pic must make it look better than it is....glass is rough, sides uneven so much so no one would really put it on display. I figured possibly mexico.
My dads youngest brother gave me this bottle several years ago. Tried at that time to identify but came up with only the maker Owens-Illinois Glass Company dating from 1929 to 1960. Does anyone out...
well true I don't focus on these bottles enough to know that much about them , I just picked it up cause I found it interesting and liked the look
I can only recall finding one other one , that was in another dump a year or so ago . makes me wonder if there was no local distributor or return on them and they just got tossed here ? seems odd to...
Yeah there are so many bottlers and brands that came outta Philly, and those squats are pretty hardy. I've found em intact in some pretty nasty fill, bricks and metal jammed in around em.
I wouldn't mind living in your area. My Parents & Sister live in Northern Alabama. If your in Southern Alabama your in Coke Cola & Pepsi Hutch bottle Territory. I'd love to dig one of those. LEON.