Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

AMERICAN ONION BOTTLE

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on October 25, 2019

45A Onion Bottle of Allaire Collection

Date: 1730-1860 Size: H 7 ¼ inches

 

Onion bottles were commonly used for wine as well as spirits like rum.  This type of bottle is European in origin (Belgium or Dutch) some were imported and some were being made in the U.S. If you are a bottle collector then you probably have one.

 

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  1. wynkin said, on October 25, 2019 at 5:16 am

    What a lovely shape.

  2. Allaire Collection of Glass said, on October 25, 2019 at 6:17 am

    This is comment type. Some have brown-black tone. The rare ones have a seal.


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