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Total of 8 calabash bottles a with couple of unusual colors
 

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I find them all the time--repros at yard sales. --Which ponders the question "Where were most original calabash bots made if not around the northeast?"
 
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I find them all the time--repros at yard sales. --Which ponders the question "Where were most original calabash bots made if not around the northeast?"
Good question....
And then , where were they discarded.....
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Very nice, but difficult to appreciate the color variations on a green background.
 
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Very nice, but difficult to appreciate the color variations on a green background.
I totally agree. A different background would showcase those colors...
 

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Are all these originals? Various companies made reproduction calabashes including Clevenger Brothers, Wheaton, and Anchor Hocking. But even reproductions are just as beautiful.
 

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Nice collection ! This is my Jenny Lind Calabash. One of the bottles that got me started in collection. Interesting thing is Jenny is spelled "Jeny " Lind
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