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26 Apr

Digger Odell's Antique Bottle & Glass Collector Magazine Price Guide Series has volumes different categories listing thousands of antique bottles that have sold at auction.You'll find a picture of every bottle listed along with accurate descriptions and up-to-date prices. FIND OUT " bottles are generally the earliest an America, dating from the 1600s to the late 1850s)." Iron Pontil" bottles range in age between 18.(When I was a kid, my dad also gave me an old Coca-Cola bottle that helped trigger what ended up being an collecting obsession.) After finding the vintage bottles in the Evanston garage, I set out to find examples of as many design and label variations as I could.

Soon my surroundings looked like an advertising history warehouse.

My fascination with brand design started with the soda-pop realm.

I’d always loved leafing through old magazines and usually paid more attention to the advertising in them than the articles.

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This site instead attempts to help the user determine some key facts - approximate age & function - about any given utilitarian* bottle/jar based on observable physical characteristics.