Added a torpedo bottle to my collection today. The only markings on it "K B"
are at the bottom. Can anyone share some background on this bottle?
Hi, Your bottle was manufactured by Kilner Brothers (KB) in the UK.
If you google Kilner Brothers you should come up with many references and images.
Thank you !!
There was a K-B soda bottling Co. too. It doesn't say what type of soda. The only thing on it is K-B at the top.
Property of K-B bottling OC. Phenix City Ala. on the bottom around the sides. I don't know if OC was a mistake & it should be CO.
JKL thanks!.... jarhead67 you are quite right, many tough to get items do come up on ebay!....and thanks for recognising the fact that just these bottles alone are quite the grouping, pretty amazing...
I truly believe they have some older stuff underneath the 1899 house to 12 ft from the trash pit thatís on a embankment near the river. The 1807 house they put a shotgun house that attaches to the...
Here's a picture of the bottom.
OK, That one is extremely common. maybe worth $1.00 at most. You pretty much need to find that in a cone top if rusty to have any value. LEON.
Adam I appreciate it so much. Is there a name for the top of this bottle? I liked it because Iíve never seen one that looked like this one.
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Interesting looking bottle! I think it held some type of medicine and the roman numerals meant the volume. Not sure about the weird mark. Maybe it was the glass manufacturer mark. You can search...
They were all surface finds. I was surprised the canteen was in such good shape. I'm thinking about buying some old wooden crates to display all of my hobblescirts.
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