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Lot of 2 English black glass bottles, one not from the wreck.

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Maritime Start Price:40.00 USD Estimated At:50.00 - 75.00 USD
Lot of 2 English black glass bottles, one not from the wreck.
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This item SOLD at 2009 Oct 16 @ 13:39UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Lot of 2 English black glass bottles, one not from the wreck. Encrusted one 555 grams, 10" tall and 1-3/4" in diameter; other one 389 grams, 9-1/4" tall and 2-1/2" in diameter. Two different bottles, one tall and heavily encrusted with thin coral and cast with gently sloping sides and deep, flat pontil, the other a standard cylinder bottle with some pearly surfaces and typical pontil, both a dull medium green in color. The Roberts was one of many victims of an 1810 hurricane off Ft. Pierce. Recovered from: Roberts, sunk in 1810 off Ft. Pierce, Florida