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Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA

Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA

Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA   Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA
Description : An exceptional cobalt-decorated Blob Top Stoneware Ginger Beer or Soda Bottle, Bristol County, Massachusetts origin, dated 1875. Wheel-thrown, cylindrical form with tapered shoulder and oversized, blob top cork finish. Dip-decorated with heavy, bold cobalt from the shoulder to the spout. Salt-Glazed exterior; Albany Slip interior. Stamped on the shoulder: HIRAM.

Wheaton was a prominent New Bedford, MA beer, liquor and soda merchant, active in the Whaling City during the mid-to-late 1800's. See Internet for further information. Condition : Excellent overall with bold, vibrant color and crisp (advertising & date) stamps.

This New Bedford Beer is about as fine as they come and displays brilliantly; highly-appropriate the advanced collector. Slight wear on the unglazed portion of the upper rim. Minor case wear along the lower shoulder. Base has one shallow flake and a small, glazed-over divot, in-the-making. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Measures 10-1/4H x 4W overall with a base diameter of 3-5/8. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA" is in sale since Tuesday, December 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Bottles & Insulators\Bottles\Antique (Pre-1900)\Beer". The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts.

This item can be shipped to United States.

  • Featured Refinements: Stoneware Beer Bottle
  • Volume: Quart
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Color: Blue


Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA   Antique Stoneware A+ 1875 Beer Bottle with Cobalt, Hiram Wheaton, New Bedford, MA