• Medicines
Lot 477

E.S. LEADBEATER, ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA MEDICINE BOTTLES, LOT OF 16

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for
$399.75
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

E.S. LEADBEATER, ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA MEDICINE BOTTLES, LOT OF 16, colorless and some with sun-colored amethyst tint, each flat recessed-panel rectangular Extract form, including nine embossed examples featuring slight variations of "E.S. LEADBEATER & SONS / WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS / ALEXANDRIA, VA. / EST'D 1792", others only paper-labeled, various colorful pictorial labels for products including Benzine, Castor Oil, Concentrated Lemon Extract, Sweet Oil, Spirits Turpentine, and others, all but one with tooled square banded mouth, one machine-made. Late 19th/early 20th century. 6 3/4" HOA.

Condition

Excellent overall condition with the majority completely undamaged or with varying degrees of discoloration and/or slight losses to paper labels; a couple examples with moderately sized chips at mouths or heels.

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