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Antique early 1900s BORDENS Dairy Farm Products 1 Quart Milk Bottle w Ribs

Vintage bordens milk bottles

If a dairy had home delivery routes as well as store sales, then they needed to distinguish which bottles were for home and which bottles were for store use. We offer our sincerest thanks to Larry P. They had to stand up to the issues facing shipment by rail car. Vintage 42mm diameter cap from around 1950 from the Janeczek Bros. Cream was concentrated so cream cans, unlike milk cans, were small. Consider a Professional Appraisal If you have a rare bottle, it may be worthwhile to get a professional appraisal.

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VINTAGE GAIL BORDEN Dark Amber Glass Milk Bottle One Quart preowned

Vintage bordens milk bottles

The graphics on this tin contain images of a young boy and girl drinking chocolate milk, Elsie, and her daisy logo. What to Look For Machine bottle scars on the base of milk bottles, dairy names embossed on the base of milk bottles and milk bottles with war slogans or popular characters are very valuable. It brought back pleasant childhood memories of Borden condensed milk and Borden ice cream more than half a century ago. How cute is this vintage heavy cream holder? There are a few ways to know you have a reproduction. Re-use was only allowed by the original dairy. Ralph passed away June 2nd, 2017, but he will always be a part of the Borden family.

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Antique early 1900s BORDENS Dairy Farm Products 1 Quart Milk Bottle w Ribs

Vintage bordens milk bottles

Know How to Spot a Reproduction As with any collectible item, there are reproduction milk bottles on the market. The bottle's shape, label, color, and markings tell you how old it is and where it originated. Vintage 42mm diameter deco looking cap from around 1940 from the Garrison Dairy that was in Cynthiana, Indiana marked as such. I am a firm believer that our life stories are our greatest gifts, and my Elsie story is one of those treasures. Ask the appraiser if he or she has experience in before you decide to have your piece appraised. Here's how to spot a valuable milk bottle.

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Antique and Vintage Milk Bottles

Vintage bordens milk bottles

Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Milk cans came in 5, 8, and 10 gallon sizes. Andrea included the following message: If there ever was a person who represented the Borden brand wholeheartedly, it was this man, my father, Pete Alvarez…He was an independent Borden distributor for over 50 years and woke up early every day loving his job! Understanding which bottles are actually antique and knowing where to buy old milk bottles can help you sort out the treasures from the trash. Some milk bottles had etched labels with a frosted design handwritten or stamped into the glass bottle. Vintage 42mm diameter milk cap from around the 1920s from the J.

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Bill's Antique Milk Bottles For Sale

Vintage bordens milk bottles

Scarce and very collectible Guernsey cap. Don't rely only on marks or signatures. Where to Buy and Sell Milk Bottles Because they were so common only a few decades ago, milk bottles are still very easy to find in antique stores, at flea markets, and even at garage sales. However, all used milk bottles will show some scratches. Stores usually charged a bottle deposit fee to encourage returns. Cream cans came in 4, 8, 10, and 12 quart sizes. Wayside Dairy that was in Drums, Pennsylvania marked as such.

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Memorabilia

Vintage bordens milk bottles

Excellent unused condition, but does show staple rust as you can see in the picture. And, other rare bottles were those marked Thatcher brand milk bottles with an embossed label picturing a cow and farmer, and bottles featuring war slogans, popular period characters like Hopalong Cassidy or Walt Disney cartoon figures. These aren't real common, and are rare in perfect condition like this. There are 10 pages of Milk Bottles and 6 pages of Dairy Creamers for sale. Elsie the Cow has been an icon for ages, beginning in 1930 and spanning decades to present day. I never met my grandfather, he passed away young at age 46. These are very rare and went on a waxed megaphone style container.

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Collectible Milk Bottles

Vintage bordens milk bottles

Old 5 digit phone number on the cap. Welded milk cans were introduced later. You'll find other related items as well including caps, milk bottle carriers, and more. Early cans had riveted seams and handles. Another mold seam on these types of milk bottles is found measuring from the top to the base of the bottle.

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