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    Member New Bottler Screwtop's Avatar
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    Please reply-Purple Hutch

    I need this info as quick as possible. I found a bottle on eBay, that is a deep purple, and I don't know if it is irradiated or not. It is embossed F.C. Banker/Fulton Chain N.Y. Are there any other known examples?

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    Super Moderator New Bottler Old Wiltshire's Avatar
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    Last edited by Old Wiltshire; 09-05-2018 at 01:55 PM.

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    It's definitely irradiated. That deep purple color doesn't occur from natural sun exposure.

    There are three listings on Hutchbook from that bottler, two of which are rated as Common. That particular variation is listed as Common. I hope this helps!

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    Senior Member Bottle Master Spirit Bear's Avatar
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    Yes, it's irradiated. Some bottles with other chemicals turn a brownish colour, too, so be careful when bidding on off-colour brown bottles!
    Have I not commanded thee? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.

    Joshua chapter 1, verse 9.

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    I thought so. I have never seen a irradiated bottle before, so I thought that I had better ask before I do something stupid.

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    I know never to buy brown hobble skirt coke bottles. That is just plain stupidity.



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