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Lot 486

ASSORTED HOCK WINE-FORM UTILITY BOTTLES, 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 HOCK WINE-FORM UTILITY BOTTLES, LOT OF EIGHT, various colors, each of very tall/vertically-elongated cylindrical form, including a paper labeled example reading "Bottled in Goblenz, Germany / FOR / CHRISTIAN XANDER / WASHINGTON, D.C.", a yellow-amber example embossed to underside with "Ky G.W. Co." signifying the Kentucky Glass Works Company, two different sized steel-blue examples, and a cobalt blue and teal green pair of similarly shaped perfumes one of which is marked by Whitall Tatum, every bottle with applied or tooled single-band collars/mouths and smooth bases. Fourth quarter 19th century. 14" HOA.

Condition

Excellent condition overall, several undamaged including DC and KY bottles; others with perhaps moderate scratching/wear and/or light sickness, and green W.T.Co. marked smaller bottle with a bruise to mouth.

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