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    Age of Cobalt Eye Cup Found in Creek?

    Was doing some urban creek-walking and found this eye wash cup. Trying to determine an age...
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    The base has the Maryland Glass Co "M" and a "5."
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    So that puts it at 1921–1956, but was hoping to close that window a bit. The stemmed, 8-sided style has me hoping it might be earlier. Any of you guys collect these? Any help appreciated.

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    Nice find! Sure looks like it has some age to it, I definitely think it dates to the earlier part of that date range. 1920s looks about right.

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    Amazing that it wasn't snapped in two. Cool piece!


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