Dating bottles by their tops and bases
The Owens ring again covers the entire base and even intrudes out to the side of the bottle slightly. Hello, I just found a small 3 to 4 inches tall amber or brown bottle.
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You might try searching online for poison bottle collector sites. I found a brown, hour glass shaped bottle with a rusty metal screw on cap.
Empirical observations indicate that Canadian-made bottles very often followed base glassmaking technique and process chronologies making much of the information applicable to Canadian made bottles. It is sort of like this with the parenthesis symbols actually being more dating bottles an O and enclosed.
But you can tell that it looks like it had a screw on top. Ebay can be a great tool for researching bottles, merely by studying other pieces put up for sale by sellers. Is it possible to estimate the age of this jar and the maker?
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But since I love bottles I will keep it no matter what but I did find your page very interesting and I look forward to learning more.
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