a selection of vintage bottles - beer, poison, pickle, medicine, cures, ink etc
all bottles are in good solid condition with no chips or cracks unless otherwise stated in the details below. these have all been cleaned but may have awkward to clean or permanent marks/deposits or foggy patches on them. if you need any further info just drop me a line.
please use the drop down menu to view prices & images and refer to the corresponding letter in the description below for details on a specific item.
i'm happy to combine postage, please wait for a revised invoice before paying if buying multiple items.
A - singer extra quality machine oil bottle - 5.5 x 2.25 x 1", embossed 'the singer manufacturing company' and 'extra quality machine oil', some foggy patches.
B - aqua
hoods sarsaparilla 5.5" bottle - 5.5 x 1.75 x 1", embossed 'CI hood & co ltd', 'london eng' and 'hoods sarsa parilla'.
C - aqua hoods sarsaparilla 5.5"
bottle - 5.5 x 1.75 x 1", embossed 'CI hood & co ltd', 'london eng' and 'hoods sarsa parilla'.
D - aqua hoods sarsaparilla 6.75" bottle - 6.75 x 2 x ", embossed 'CI hood & co', 'lowell mass', 'apothecaries' and 'hoods sarsa parilla'.
E - mrs winslows
soothing syrup bottle - 4.25 x 1", some residue inside which would clean off with a good long soak, embossed 'mrs. winslows soothing syrup curtis & perkins proprieters'.
F - mrs winslows soothing syrup bottle - 4.25 x 1", some residue inside which would clean off with a good long soak, embossed 'mrs. winslows soothing syrup curtis & perkins proprieters'.
G - koko
for the hair bottle - 5 x 1.5 x 0.75", comes with original white metal an cork stopper which also says 'koko for the hair' on it, cap is fused on.
H - unbranded white milk glass bottle - 4.25 x 1.75 x ".
I - jules
freres ltd perfumers london bottle - 4.75 x 1.75", comes with white metal stopper, cap is fused on.
J - properts cobalt glass jar with
ground rim - 2.75 x 1.5", a few flake chips around the rim.
K - green bullard & sons norwich bottle - 9.75 x 3".
L - green
edwards castle st norwich bottle - 10 x 3".
M - aqua d newman great yarmouth
bottle - 7.25 x 2", embossed 'd newman yarmouth', stopper inside bottle.
N - pictorial aqua lawrance & son gt yarmouth - 9 x 2.25", embossed 'h lawrence and sons yarmouth beccles and saxmundham' with a picture of a soda siphon and the words 'trade mark' either side. some flake chips around the rim, some scuffing to the words.
O - lawrance
great yarmouth blob top bottle - 8.5 x 2.5".
P - unbranded clear glass ribbed bottle - 8.25 x 3".
Q - tall unbranded aqua glass bottle - 10.25 x 2.5", some marks inside and out.
R - tall unbranded aqua glass
bottle - 9.5 x 2.5", some marks inside.
S - unbranded brown glass apothecary bottle - 6.5 x 2.75 x 1.75".
T - BW & co
snow hill london brown apothecary - 6.5 x 2.5 x 2", embossed 'BW & co snow hill london' on the base, some foggy patches to the outside.
U - pictorial royal circle bottle with
crown logo - 7.25 x 2.5".
V - r woodhouse wellington hotel gt yarmouth - 6 x 2.25 x 1.25".
W - aqua
pictorial lipton's choice pickle jar - 6 x 2.25 x 2.25", a bit foggy all over.
X - lipton fruit grower &
preserver jar - 4.75 x 2.75".
Y - lipton fruit grower & preserver jar - 4.75 x 2.75", embossed shield shape on the back has a large burst and smeared bubble in the middle of it.
Z - lawrance
great yarmouth aqua blob top bottle - 8.25 x 2.5", a little foggy inside.
A2 - steward & patteson blob
top bottle - 8.5 x 2.5", embossed 'steward & patteson ltd norwich & swaffham' on the front and 'e beffit & co ld makers castleford' on the back.
B2 - steward & patteson blob top bottle - 8.5 x 2.5", embossed the same as the one above.
C2 - unbranded
ribbed clear glass sauce bottle - 8.25 x .25", very foggy.
D2 - dark green YABC gt yarmouth
bottle - 7 x 2.75", small chip on the base.
E2 - brown ribbed poison bottle - 5 x 2", embossed 'poison' across the shoulders at the front and back.
F2 - lipton london amber glass
jar - 3 x 2 x 1", a little foggy inside.
G2 - J field aqua glass ink bottle - 2 x 1.5 x 1.5", there is a long bubble in the neck ad is a little foggy inside.
H2 - the daisy feeding bottle - 5.75 x 3.75", a little fogged inside and out, small chip on the base.
I2 - amber hobnail 'not to be taken' poison bottle - 4 x 2.25".
All items are generally second hand, vintage or antique so please be aware that these items come with the nuances of age which gives them their character.
Items are not always cleaned before listing and may be a little dusty from storage. Any need for detailed cleaning is usually mentioned above.
The term 'vintage' is used in my listings to describe an item of roughly 20 years or older. If an item is not clearly dated an estimate of age may be given based on its appearance and any information I may have about the history of the item.
I aim to give a simple and accurate description covering the main points of the item, if you need to know something specific it's down to you to contact me with questions.
If you have any problems with your order or delivery please let me know.
All measurements are approximate.
I'm happy to combine postage where possible but please wait for a revised invoice or ask for a quote before purchasing.
I accept paypal and cheques ONLY. NO POSTAL ORDERS.
Prompt payment please within 7 days. If you would like additional postage insurance or would like signed for delivery for your item please let me know before making payment.