Dating bottles by their tops and bases
September 8, at The dating on the bottom is Its a squad long neck bottle. Pictures would help but maybe a baby bottle of some sort are what I have come across with this description.
It certainly sounds like it is a modern, machine-made product. Unlike most screw caps, the three point screw top had three lugs jutting out from the lip which were to engage a metal cap. The numbers on the bottle read: It looks exactly like the plastic water jugs we put on a water dispenser in your kitchens, but this one is glass, and weighs a ton.
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. December 5, at Many of them are of amber base and often they have some type of fish graphic raised embossing on the sides.
Co in the alphabetical-arranged glass mark listings. September 8, at 3: My email address is listed at the bottom right hand corner of any page on this site. Many of them top free gay dating apps concentric circles on the bottom with a mold number in the center.
This old minesite operated from to Inside the Owens ring are several numbers. Yes, there were many slight variations in the embossed wording on the Vaseline jars. The number 3 is in the center with X above. I have an Arcorac Lance tumbler. NW on top connected together on the left 56 on the right 12 on the bottom. One very slim possibility………. Please check out my page on the Chas H Fletcher bottles.
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S at the top 15 below and to the bottle of the S, 69 below and to the right of the S. I found it at an old farm in Roanoke Virginia. September 11, at 2: This website will help you determine what to look for when identifying and dating historic bottles. Where can I go for more information on historic bottles? What can you tell me about this vase? The 2 is probably a mold number. September 8, at 6: Hi Victoria, It may be a Bromo-Seltzer base, as mold numbers one or two digits were marked on the bottoms of a lot of those bottles.