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An overall excellent example that is as made from the factory but priced considering the small "issue." Bininger Barrel Bourbon - It has been awhile since I've had a Bininger barrel to offer but here is one now - the "small" size (8") of the Bininger barrels. These also come with smooth non-pontiled bases which must date around the Civil War as these bottles were produced for some time given their relative abundance.

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Otherwise an above average, clean, bright, blue aqua example which is big and boldly embossed.

$90 Leafy Tree - Sheaf of Wheat Calabash - The motif of the tree with leaves is commonly seen on several "historical" or "pictorial" flasks from the era just before the Civil War (1850s) through the end of that wrenching conflict.

They also come in an array of colors which are WAY more expensive than this more typical aqua example.

I cover these particular bottles in more depth on my Historic Glass Bottle Identification & Information Website at this page: here is the brief write-up on the company that I have on the linked page: This is a grouping is of three different colors of the Harrison's Columbian Ink - a fairly popular ink during the mid-19th century given the number examples that are seen today.

It is 9.5" tall, has a crudely applied "oil" finish or lip, a distinctly iron pontiled base (click on the image to see a larger version), and dates from the 1850s most likely.

This example is essentially "attic" mint having no evidence whatsoever of being buried, i.e., no staining, no chips, or cracks..a little wear on the base from having sat somewhere for 150 years.

An excellent example and the equal of an identical example (same color and mold but with a blowpipe pontil scar) sold in 2010 at American Bottle Auctions for over a 00 (with commission). - This is embossed vertically on three sides of this familiar - and desired - bottle to collectors.

Bottle acquired for and pictured on the Historic Bottle Website. The "Old Doctor" bottles were used by the same-named poseur and competitor of the more common Dr. This bottle is a beautiful medium clear green or blue green depending on ones eye; the images show the color well.

An excellent example and certainly the most affordable of the large line of typically very beautiful Bininger liquor bottles!

5 HARRISON'S / COLUMBIA / INK - Although these little ink bottles are not particularly rare, they are quite coveted due to the multi-sided conformation, cool name and early manufacture.

Since both Keene and Coventry made very similar flasks in very similar colors, it is about certain that one of the two made this flask.

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