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When visiting an estate saleshoppers are often intrigued by antique bottles. The best place to start is with knowledge of production techniques and strategic markings. When Be my Burley honey nsa the approximate age of antique bottles, the first thing to know is how the glass bottle was produced. However, in the midth century, automation took over the glass bottle industry. In the s, glass blowing was a necessary profession.

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Dating antique bottles requires knowledge of the evolution of bottle technology and the ability to research manufacturers and bottling companies.

Although glass bottles have been made for a few thousand years, it was not until the 19th century that bottle use became common, coinciding with the industrial revolution. By the midth century, embossed lettering and marking on bottle bodies and bases, denoting manufacturers and Free small dogs to good home, made more precise dating possible. In addition to technology, products and manufacturers, certain types of glass colours will also aid in dating.

Look for mould seams. The earliest bottles were handblown by a glassblower with a blowpipe and lack seams.

Is the bottle highly symmetrical, but lacking mould seams? This type of bottle was probably dip-moulded and dates after circa Is the base indented with an irregular to round pontil scar? This, and no mould seams, is another indication of a handblown bottle.

Guidelines for determining the age of antique bottles

A pontil rod held the nearly molten bottle during the final stages of manufacture. The scar was left when the pontil was detached from the bottle. Look for side mould seams. If the Profile on dating sites examples disappear in the neck, the bottle was probably "blown-in-mould" and dates circa to early s.

Dating antique bottles

Is a pontil mark present along with disappearing side mould Girl Baraboo sex This bottle probably dates circa to Do the mould seams disappear in the neck, but the bottle lacks a pontil mark?

Blown-in-mould bottles without pontil marks date circa s to s. Do the mould seams go all the way from the base to the lip? This is a machine-made bottle and dates after Look for a "suction" scar on the base. This will be shallower, wider and more perfectly What is the law in florida for dating minors than a pontil mark. Bottles with suction scars were made in an Owens Automatic Bottle Machine and date after The Owens machine revolutionised the bottle industry.

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Check for lack of bubbles and uniform glass thickness. This is another indication of a machine-made bottle.

Is embossed lettering present? Most bottles with embossed lettering date from the late 19th century and later.

Lettering on the body will give clues to the contents and lettering on the base will give clues to the manufacturer. Both require more specific research to refine the bottle's date beyond observation of technology. Is the bottle machine made and aqua- or light green in colour?

Types of antique bottles

Aqua glass typically dates from the late 19th century to the s. Does the bottle appear light purple in colour?

Bottles with a purplish or amethyst hue are made from manganese dioxide glass and date circa to The glass turns purple when exposed to UV light. Keep in mind that older technology often persisted Housewives looking sex Henderson some bottles date later than you might think. For example, glassblowers still make handblown bottles today.

Also keep in mind that bottles could have been used and refilled multiple times. Recycling was very common until the midth century.

Do not estimate a bottle's age by its shape. Many identical shapes persisted through time and others were brought back for nostalgia and made common again. TIP Keep in mind that older technology Free dating in germany persisted and some bottles date later than you might think.

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Dating antique bottles requires knowledge of the evolution of bottle technology and the ability to research manufacturers and bottling companies.

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Estimating the age of antique bottles can sometimes be a difficult task even for the experienced collector.