Glass Bottles Photos

Glass and other bottles for storing liquids have been made for about 4,000 years.

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Glass vessels from Egypt during reign of Akhenaton at Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, NY.Lyndon B. Johnson Library gift to LBJ of 3 mold-blown glass perfume bottles from Israel. Austin, TX.18th C glass & pottery in The Oldest House. St Augustine, FL.Bottles recovered from Spanish shipwreck in Museum of Florida History. Tallahassee, FL.
Glass vessels from Egypt (c1353-36 BCE) during reign of Akhenaton at Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, NY.Lyndon B. Johnson Library gift to LBJ of 3 mold-blown glass perfume bottles (1st-2nd C A.D.) from Israel. Austin, TX.18th C glass & pottery in The Oldest House. St Augustine, FL.Bottles recovered from Spanish shipwreck in Museum of Florida History. Tallahassee, FL.
Pocket Bottles by Stiegel's American Flint Glass Co. of Manheim, PA, at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, PA.Colored glass flasks from Baltimore at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, PA.Lancaster Glass Works flasks & Lilly-pad blue glass pitcher at Buffalo History Museum. Buffalo, NY.Glass hand grenade fire extinguishers at FASNY Museum of Firefighting. Hudson, NY.
Pocket Bottles (c1765-74) by Stiegel's American Flint Glass Co. of Manheim, PA, at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, PA.Colored glass flasks (c early to mid 19th C) from Baltimore at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, PA.Lancaster Glass Works flasks (c1850) & Lilly-pad blue glass pitcher at Buffalo History Museum (BECHS). Buffalo, NY.Glass hand grenade fire extinguishers (c1860) at FASNY Museum of Firefighting. Hudson, NY.
Antique wine bottles at Laura Plantation. Vacherie, LA.Bottles recovered from USS Cairo. Vicksburg, MS.Ink bottles & pipes recovered from USS Cairo. Vicksburg, MS.Collection of Civil War era ink bottles at Old Court House Museum. Vicksburg, MS.
Antique wine bottles at Laura Plantation. Vacherie, LA.Bottles recovered from USS Cairo. Vicksburg, MS.Ink bottles & pipes recovered from USS Cairo. Vicksburg, MS.Collection of Civil War era ink bottles (c1860s) at Old Court House Museum. Vicksburg, MS.
Bottles & pans recovered from USS Cairo. Vicksburg, MS.Glass bottles & stoneware jugs found at Fort Sully at South Dakota State Historical Society Museum. Pierre, SD.Antique glass soda bottles in Casa de Aguirre museum in Old Town. San Diego, CA.A century of glass bottles at Hudson Oddities in Richibucto. NB.
Bottles & pans recovered from USS Cairo. Vicksburg, MS.Glass bottles & stoneware jugs (1866-94) found at Fort Sully at South Dakota State Historical Society Museum. Pierre, SD.Antique glass soda bottles (c1890) in Casa de Aguirre museum in Old Town. San Diego, CA.A century of glass bottles at Hudson Oddities in Richibucto. NB.
Two antique liquor bottles embossed with fisherman with large fish at Hudson Oddities. NB.Antique medicine bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique glass bottles turned purple at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique glass ink-well bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Two antique liquor bottles embossed with fisherman with large fish at Hudson Oddities. NB.Antique medicine bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique glass bottles turned purple at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique glass ink-well bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Antique liquor bottles on bar in Rache's Place Saloon at South Park City. Fairplay, CO.Antique medicine bottles in J.A. Merriam Drug Store at South Park City. Fairplay, CO.Bottles for medicines in pharmacy of Hotel Dieu. Beaune, France.Antique bottles & utensils in High Amana Store. High Amana, IA.
Antique liquor bottles on bar in Rache's Place Saloon at South Park City. Fairplay, CO.Antique medicine bottles in J.A. Merriam Drug Store at South Park City. Fairplay, CO.Bottles for medicines in pharmacy of Hotel Dieu. Beaune, France.Antique bottles & utensils in High Amana Store. High Amana, IA.
Old bottles & artifacts dug up at Old Fort Jackson. Savannah, GA.Bottle collection of Hudson Oddities in Richibucto. NB.Glass bottles in window of Alexander & Baldwin Sugar Museum. Maui, HI.Grape shaped wine bottles in Szentendre. Hungary.
Old bottles & artifacts dug up at Old Fort Jackson. Savannah, GA.Bottle collection of Hudson Oddities in Richibucto. NB.Glass bottles in window of Alexander & Baldwin Sugar Museum. Maui, HI.Grape shaped wine bottles in Szentendre. Hungary.
Japan: Kiyomizu bottle from Kyoto in Asian Art Museum. San Francisco, CA.Souvenir bottles at Depaz rum distillery. Martinique.Hand painted punch bottles at Sainte-Anne Centre Artisanale. Sainte-Anne, Guadeloupe.Bottles of sauces in shop at Seaport Village. San Diego, CA.
Japan: Kiyomizu bottle from Kyoto (1700-1800) in Asian Art Museum. San Francisco, CA.Souvenir bottles at Depaz rum distillery. Martinique.Hand painted punch bottles at Sainte-Anne Centre Artisanale. Sainte-Anne, Guadeloupe.Bottles of sauces in shop at Seaport Village. San Diego, CA.
First Coke bottles bulged more than modern bottles at Coca-Cola Museum. Atlanta, GA.World of Coca-Cola Las Vegas on the Strip with giant bottle serving as atrium. Las Vegas, NV.Detail of giant bottle at Coca-Cola Las Vegas. Las Vegas, NV.Bottles & plates embedded on Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.
First Coke bottles bulged more than modern bottles at Coca-Cola Museum. Atlanta, GA.World of Coca-Cola Las Vegas on the Strip with giant bottle serving as atrium. Las Vegas, NV.Detail of giant bottle at Coca-Cola Las Vegas. Las Vegas, NV.Bottles & plates embedded on Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.
Bottle house where glass bottles in wall let in light at Knott's Berry Farm. Buena Park, CA.Bottle house at Calico. CA.

Bottle house where glass bottles in wall let in light at Knott's Berry Farm. Buena Park, CA.Bottle house at Calico. CA.


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