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    AB T15 bottle

    Was in the woods cutting firebreaks today and found this bottle laying beside a tree a couple feet from my break. I love finding old bottles but I think this could be the oldest one I’ve found yet. Would I be correct in saying that this was a bottle made by the Adolphus Busch Glass Manufacturing...
  2. UnderMiner

    Victorian Ironstone Found, Repaired and Put Back to Use

    I was digging at my 1924-capped landfill last week looking for bottles when I saw the outline of a white ceramic rim appear about 2 feet under the bottom layer of mud. Encased in several layers of compacted newspaper I imagined this artifact could still be in good condition. I took my time and...
  3. Milk Store Bottle With a 5 Cent Deposit

    Milk Store Bottle With a 5 Cent Deposit

    This is a Store Bottle with interesting embossing.
  4. UnderMiner

    Doct. Marshall's Snuff, Hoster, J. M. Donnelly Beer, etc.

    Today's finds: 1. Doct. Marshall's Catarrh Snuff, Illinois Glass pre-1929. 2. Colorite 3. Hoster Columbus A. B. CO. 4. J. M. Donnelly Regal Lager Beer J. M. Donnelly in situ: Hoster in situ: Doct. Marshall's Catarrh Snuff:
  5. Finds of July 13th 2023

    Finds of July 13th 2023

    Finds include Bromo Seltzer, Milk of Magnesia, Dr. Parker Pray (BIM), Empire Graduated Nurser (BIM), Pluto Water, Cerevisine (BIM), Burentte's Standard Flavoring Extracts, etc.
  6. UnderMiner

    Empire Graduated Nurser (Murder Bottle)

    Today's finds: The Empire Graduated Nurser was the highlight of the dig: Uncovering the bottle: These early baby bottles were difficult to clean and resulted in many babies dying from bacterial poisoning. They became known as murder bottles by the press in the late 19th century. Dr...
  7. Evers-Rehm Co. Seltzer Bottle

    Evers-Rehm Co. Seltzer Bottle

    Seltzer bottle from the Evers-Rehm Co. of 419-421-423 E. 24th St. NEW York. This bottle was made by B.&M. S. Co. - the Bottler's & Manufacturer's Supply Company of Long Island City, New York, which operated from 1897-1920. It has a tooled crown and a tiny one inch wide base, very unstable.
  8. FOHBC Historian

    Antique Bottle & Glass Collector Magazine for July & August 2023

    Hi all, I just received my copy of Antique Bottle & Glass Collector Magazine for July & August 2023 This is a great issue full of different types of articles from some of our best researchers and authors (see below). 72 color pages plus covers. Check it out. Regular and digital memberships...
  9. Lehing's Beverages Quality Supreme

    Lehing's Beverages Quality Supreme

    This is a Lehing's Beverages soda bottle from 1924. The company operated at 404-406 Jackson Ave. Long Island City N.Y.
  10. Blob Top Bottles May 16th 2023

    Blob Top Bottles May 16th 2023

    From left to right: 1. Charles J. Fritz Bowery Bay House 924-926 Steinway Ave. L.I.C. 2. The John Eichler Brewing Co. 3. The Ebling Brewing Co. New York.
  11. C. V. Garrison Blob Top

    C. V. Garrison Blob Top

    I seem to be finding alot of these C.V. Garrison bottles lately. This one was made by Karl Hutter in 1908. Excavated from a 1924-capped landfill.
  12. Dr. Porter Medicine Bottle

    Dr. Porter Medicine Bottle

    This is a tooled lip Dr. Porter bottle from New York. Found May 4th 2023.
  13. UnderMiner

    Mini Blob: Broe & Gorman, Cannington Shaw & Co. Jar, and Hallock's Fruit Extract

    Found these bottles over the last 48 hours. Today's find was a cute mini blob-top bottle for Broe & Gorman. In situ: After a quick rinse in the water: Now it's on display on the second level shelf: If anyone has any information about this company please feel free to share, thanks :D...
  14. S. Liebmann's Sons Brewing Co.

    S. Liebmann's Sons Brewing Co.

    This company was founded by Samuel Liebmann and produced, among other things, Rheingold Extra Dry. Samuel's son Joseph and son-in-law David Obermeyer would found their own company, Obermeyer & Liebmann's for 30 years before merging back with S.L.S.B Co. in 1924.
  15. Obermeyer & Liebmann's

    Obermeyer & Liebmann's

    This is an early 1890's O&L bottle featuring their trademark sun logo. The brewery lasted until 1924 when it went bankrupt and was bought out by Samuel Liebmann & Sons, who was the older company father of Joseph Liebmann, father-in-law of David Obermeyer, and investor of Rheingold.
  16. Cobalt Poison Bottle

    Cobalt Poison Bottle

    This is a tooled-lip lattice and diamond embossed cobalt poison bottle. It likely dates to the 1890's-1910's. It is 4 inches tall and 1.5 inches wide.
  17. James Everard's Breweries

    James Everard's Breweries

    This is a James Everard's Breweries beer bottle. The buisness operated from 1885-1926. James Everard was one of the few brewers of Irish ancestry operating in the predominantly German NYC brewing industry of the time.
  18. UnderMiner

    Blob Top Schlitz, La Goutte-A-Goutte, & Fresnel Lens

    Did some mudding today. This blob top bottle says "Trade Mark Schlitz Registered P. M. Ohmeis & Co. Sole Agents New York". In situ: "L. Pierre Valligny La Goutte-A-Goutte New York" It has a screw top with a grounded lip. Fresnel lens in situ I removed the lens from the ground and it...
  19. Atwood's Jaundice Bitters

    Atwood's Jaundice Bitters

    This is a machine-made Atwood's Jaundice Bitters. I found it in a secret prohibition-era bottle dump in NYC which was capped and abandoned in the summer of 1924.
  20. WesternPA-collector

    Green Coke bottle, real or fake?

    First of all I apologize to everyone for being away so long. I have a lot of major life issues I'm dealing with. I don't expect this to change any time soon. But anyhow I was browsing on Ebay and came across this unusual looking 1960 green Coke bottle. I am wondering if it is real or...

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