Liquor of all types - bourbon, rye, gin, cognac, scotch, etc. As with virtually all of the bottle type categories to follow, liquor bottle diversity is staggeringly complex in depth and variety. The pictures on this page show just a small bit of this variety. However, there are definitive trends in shapes that mark a bottle as very likely to have been used primarily or originally as a container for high alcohol spirits intended for internal consumption, "medicinal" or otherwise. Alcohol was of course an important ingredient in many other products also, ranging from wine, champagne, beer, and porter to most patent and proprietary medicines, bitters, and tonics to even preserved fruits. In addition, various straight liquors were thought to be therapeutic for various ills - gin for the kidneys, rum as a cure for bronchitis, and Rock and Rye for the symptoms of the common cold Powers
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The Crystal Glass Company, according to Toulouse he referring to contemporary glass manufacturer directory listings made glass tableware, both pressed and blown. C within a horizontal rectangle as seen on the bottom of green glass dispenser jars made for insect sprayers ……… unidentified, but likely the initial of the company that marketed the sprayers. This marking has no connection with the Crystal Glass Company above. C in a star……….
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For centuries, vases and vessels have had meaningful functional value in civilizations all over the world. In Ancient Greece , ceramic vessels were used for transporting water and dry goods, holding bouquets of flowers, for storage and more. And pottery skills were handed down from fathers to sons.
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