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    op food bottle

    Anyone have info on this pontiled, green food bottle? At least one anchor on the shoulders.
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    Likely an earlier French capers bottle.

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    Thanks Harry Pristis! I feared it might not be American. Dug from an 1860's context.

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    No reason for fear . . . a glass bottle is a glass bottle, more or less esthetically pleasing. I have some French food bottles that I find very pleasing:

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    Last edited by Harry Pristis; 09-21-2018 at 12:12 PM.

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