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Antique Bottles, Glass, Jars Forum

Welcome to the Antique Bottles, Glass, Jars Forum.

  1. Site Welcome and Information Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. If you have a question about the forum, want to know how to perform some action or encounter a problem please post here.

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    2. Sites News

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      Antique-Bottles.net forum news and information found here.

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  2. Bottle Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Want to know more about a bottle made before 1900 then post a photograph here and a good description.

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    2. What is it? AFTER 1900

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      Want to know more about a bottle made after 1900 (if the mould seam goes through the lip it has been machine made and is after 1900) then post a photograph here and a good description.

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    3. Digging and Finding

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      If you are a dump digger this is where you swap ideas, experiences and your stories with other diggers.

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    4. New to the Collection

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      If you have recently added to your collection with a purchase from eBay, a flea market, a garage sale etc., tell other members here.

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    5. Cleaning your bottles can ruin them or make a great improvement. Tumbling, acid, secret formulas etc., discuss the merits of the techniques for cleaning and repairing bottles here.

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    6. Questions and answers about displaying your collection or photographing a bottle prior to auction? This is the place to explain how you do it! Or just ask!

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    7. Your chance for some publicity for your local bottle show or club meet.

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    8. Seen an interesting bottle on eBay or an auction somewhere? Maybe you made the find of the decade or dicovered a scam - here is the place to tell others or seek information.

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    9. General Chat

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      Chat about anything other than bottles but be nice.

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    10. Chat about bottles and only bottles.

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    11. Not for bottle,s pot lids or jars but all those other interesting finds you have made.

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    12. The many unique shapes and colors, that were used to distinguish old poison bottles so they could not be mistaken for anything else, have made them a fantastic collecting theme. This is the place to talk about them!

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    13. This section is for enthusiasts of Embossed, Paper Label and ACL soda bottles.

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    14. Milk & Dairy bottles

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      A place for collectors of embossed and pyroglazed milk and dairy bottles to share their knowledge.

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    15. We've reserved this area for the really old glass.. if pontilled bottles are your thing, bring your passion and expertise here.

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    16. Unanswered Questions

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      The difficult ones! If a Member's question is not answered within a few weeks it may be moved here so that it is not forgotten. If you have any ideas or suggestions that may help with an answer please post them.

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    17. Ask a question or share your interest in reproduction bottles and jars.

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    18. If you researched a bottle or glasshouse, share your information here.

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    19. Member Bearswede held an auction on the forum where the winner paid a percentage of their winning bid as a donation to the upkeep of the forum. Other Members have said they would like to do this too and this section is for that purpose.

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  3. Other Glass Items Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Do you collect potlids ? Are you inexplicably drawn to the strange appeal of long forgotten typefaces streaming boldly across the face of cold porcelain, trapped there by the glaze applied over a century ago? Then post here!

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    2. If Old Fruit Jars are your special interest this is the place to post.

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    3. Marbles

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      Everything to do with Marbles and nothing to do with bottles.

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    4. Collectors and enthusiasts of glass and ceramic insulators need not search high and low, this forum is just for you.

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  4. Miscellaneous Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Buy, Sell & Swap

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      Trade your items here with a wanted, for sale or exchange post.

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    2. Post a picture and a description of your 'Prized Possession' and make the rest of the Members jealous!

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    3. Suggest a Website or resource by posting useful links relating to our hobby together with a short description.

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    4. SCAMS and FRAUDS

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      Bottle collectors are not immune to SCAMS and FRAUDS. If you know or suspect a Scam post the details here so that fellow collectors can be alerted. (Posts require Moderator approval to avoid potential problems with non-members).

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    5. If you are looking for digging partners then post here and please put the location as the subject so that Members can scan the list easily!!

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    6. Early American pressed glass, cut glass, blown three mold glass including Lacy bowls, plates and salts and three mold decanters from the New England Pittsburgh and Philadelphia Glass Districts.

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