• Medicines
Lot 490

ASSORTED APOTHECARY BOTTLES / JARS, LOT OF EIGHT

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 APOTHECARY BOTTLES / JARS, LOT OF EIGHT, amber, cylindrical forms, most having acid-etched and/or applied labels, each bottle with matching glass stoppers, tooled mouths, and either smooth bases or polished pontil marks, having various contents labels including "KALIALAUN", "NITRIC ACID DILUTE", and "QUICKSILVER". Various makers, likely mostly European. Late 19th/early 20th century. 4 1/4" H smallest, 9" HOA.

Condition

Very good condition overall, labels generally intact or with light staining; a couple bottles with moderate wear or flaking, having heavily chipped or some cracked stoppers.

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