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Glass bottles began to be manufactured around 1850 and were used for beverages, cosmetic products and household cleaning supplies determining the date of a bottle helps the collector to determine the value of the bottle before purchasing it or trying to resell it. All of the dating information on this site, including the following dating key, is based on the researched history and evolution of american glass making, specific glass maker histories, and the above noted regional research on specific - typically embossed - company/product bottles this body of information will be utilized and extrapolated to. In australia, bbq gas bottles must be tested every ten years it is illegal to fill a gas bottle that is past its expiry date but you are allowed to use it, past the expiry date, if it still contains gas. 1 x barrowfield scotland pottery ginger beer bottle probably over 100 yo 1 x pottery bottle probably 100 yo made in sydney for local ginger beer trade 3 x old worcestershire sauce bottles 1 marked this bottle is the property of newman mftg co ltd sydney 2 unmarked 5 x old glass bottle stoppers: 1 marked jkw 1 marked holbrook & co 1 marked holbrooks ltd 2 unmarked pair of coca.
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Bottles, 19, made by australian glass manufacturers during the 1930's to hold cosmetics, pharmaceutical and cologne products, of amber and clear glass, some with lids of plastic, others with cork wholly or partially intact, several with product remains. Colors of bottle glass the color of glass is based largely on the minerals used to make it while glass color is there are several other field guides for identifying and dating historic-period bottles, cans, and other artifacts one is the inter-mountain antiquities computer, system (imacs) field guide used by archaeologists in nevada, utah. Whitall tatum bottle shapes bottle in the 1902 catalogue, this shape was also used extensively by the melbourne glass works (and later australian glass manufacturers) this shape also became more prominent in the late 1900s and 1910s often seen with a sunken panel at the front for the embossing - the dating game: whitall tatum & co by.
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