• Sodas/Beers
Lot 441

ROBERT PORTNER BREWING CO., ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA BLOB BEER BOTTLES, LOT OF SIX

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for
$209.10
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

ROBERT PORTNER BREWING CO., ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA BLOB BEER BOTTLES, LOT OF SIX, various shapes/colors and closure styles, including a square amber "PORTNER'S MALT EXTRACT", a large TIVOLI aqua blob, and two greenish-aqua German-style bottles with dimples on either side of the applied mouth into which a metal closure and bail attaches, both with matched porcelain stoppers, each bottle with applied or tooled mouth. Fourth quarter 19th century. 10 1/8" HOA.

Condition

Very good to excellent condition overall; colorless Baltimore Loop and large Tivoli undamaged besides minor wear and/or stain; amber excellent with an open bubble at front; both German-style blobs having some chipping to upper edge of lips, one seems to have its original metal closure and remaining is not original.

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