• Whiskeys
Lot 323

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS PICTORIAL GIN / WHISKEY BOTTLE

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Sold for
$3,997.50
Sold Price includes BP

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

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS PICTORIAL GIN / WHISKEY BOTTLE, medium grass green, square with flat panels and beveled corners, embossed "GIN / *pictorial rooster* / TAIL" at front and "T. J. DUNBAR & CO." / "BOSTON" on sides, applied double collar mouth, smooth base, extremely whittled and bubbly glass texture. Circa 1865. 9 1/2" H.
Catalogue Note: A very similar bottle, likely the same example, sold in American Glass Gallery's November 2016 auction, lot 151.

Condition

Nearly undamaged with almost no trace of wear; one unobtrusive 1/4" bruise/disturbance to a bubble at heel of blank panel/backside.

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