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Seven Colored Blown Molded Glass Medicine or Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2509
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Seven Colored Blown Molded Glass Medicine or Snuff Bottles, early 19th century, square and octagonal forms, four olive and three amber bottles, one square bottle with a fragment of original printed paper label for "MACCOBOY SNUFF," ht. 4 1/4-6 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

The two tallest bottles- one with applied lip band has a few chips around the lip, the other has a small crack on the lip which may be in the making.

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Bottle, Business, Glass bottles, Snuff, Tobacco

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