• Sodas/Beers
Lot 467

ASSORTED AMERICAN STONEWARE BEER BOTTLES, LOT OF FIVE

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

ASSORTED AMERICAN STONEWARE BEER BOTTLES, LOT OF FIVE, mostly salt-glazed and some with cobalt embellishments, each with round blob top mouths, comprising four quart examples and one pint example, stamped for various bottlers including one blue-top A. L. Walker, one J. Walker's Root, and one for Washington, DC brewer Julius Eisenbeiss. Various makers. Third quarter 19th century. 10 5/8" HOA.

Condition

Three quart examples each excellent with varying degrees of wear to bodies and some with minor as-made firing flaws; Wm. Russell example with a network of cracks at rear, and Eisenbeiss with a fully reconstructed/replaced neck and mouth.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.