• Sodas/Beers
Lot 311

DETROIT, MICHIGAN TORPEDO / TEN PIN SODA WATER BOTTLE

Estimate: $600 - $900
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

DETROIT, MICHIGAN TORPEDO / TEN PIN SODA WATER BOTTLE, light sapphire blue shading to medium blue at the base, embossed "TELLERS / MINERAL WATER / DETROIT" on front and "THE BOTTLE / MUST BE / RETURNED" reverse, applied round blob mouth, flat bottom and indented smooth base. Circa 1855. 8" H.

Condition

Truly remarkable undamaged condition, light routine wear, likely never buried.

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