Two Amber Glass Cabin-form Bitters Bottles
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 14, 2010 3:00PM
Two Amber Glass Cabin-form Bitters Bottles, America, 1860-80, an orange amber St. Drake's bottle, tall four-log example with applied tapered lip, raised lettering "ST. DRAKE'S 1860 PLANTATION X BITTERS" on one side, "PATENTED 1862" on reverse, ht. 10 1/2; a c. 1930 Clevenger Brothers reproduction amber bottle with embossed lettering "E.C. BOOZ'S OLD CABIN WHISKEY" on one side of the roof, "1840," and "120 WALNUT ST PHILADELPHIA" on the other side, embossed "CB" on bottom, (cracked, hole on corner of roof), ht. 8 in.
Drake's- very good condition; Booz's -Curved crack goes across front of cabin, 1/8 in. hole on corner of roof on opposite side.