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80's Perfume ?

Patagoniandigger

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Jan 16, 2020
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Far away South: Argentina
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20200121_190706-1.jpg20200121_185142-1.jpg20200121_183828-1.jpg20200121_185142-1.jpgI dug an interesting staff. among many fragments of pontil demi-johns and this one an year ago.
It's 7 inches tall, think glass.
The top part of the neck is less polished than the rest.
U can see it better at the right side on the #2.
The mold seams end where get to this part but there's no any tool mark around it.
I think it loosed some polish and the hard-to-see mold seams due to it was introduced in the oven to re-heat before apply the top.
It contained perfume? Liquid sauce?
 

CanadianBottles

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May 24, 2014
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That's a nice find! I'm thinking it was likely a fancy peppersauce bottle. I've seen olive oil bottles in a similar shape too but never one as ornate as yours.
 

slugplate

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Jul 7, 2016
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Nice looking bottle. I too think it might be a pepper sauce. But it also looks like it could possibly be an olive oil.
 

bottlecrazy

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Jul 23, 2008
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Rhode Island
Lip says 1880s-1890s to me. But isn't that a pontil scar on the base?
As for use, I'd say . . . I really don't know. Most resembles an olive oil, but I've never seen one like that.
 

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