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Circa 1850, one of the few sided blue sodas with embossing on all 8 panels

BT17

$760

This is a truly rare Philly squat blob that is perfect structurally

but marked down for ground wear

3348

On Hold

$680

Philly collectors - this is one of 4-5 known oval slug squats,

and one of the handful found in one privy several years back

3670

$640

A heavy glass 8-Sided soda, iron pontiled, circa 1850

GW313

$365

A super tough Philly squat in a funky fat lager shape,

with beautiful irridescent patina, circa 1850

2979

$365

Circa 1850-1855, a medium cobalt soda with applied blob top

GW331

$330

This is the scarce earlier Conway variant with Union Glass Works

on the reverse, crude rectangular slug plate, circa 1850

GW324

$325

This bottle is crazy crude, tilting the side so much that it looks like it will tip over

It's a lovely deep cobalt with purple hues, circa 1850-1860

BT11

$325

A steely deep midnight shade of cobalt with a great iron pontil

JX8

$325

A cobalt example of the less common "no star" variant of this circa 1850-1855 Philly soda

GW382

$320

A scarce pontiled Philly "Brown Stout", circa 1850-1855

GW390

$285

This is a very tough pontiled Philly squat

from the Danny Catherino collection, circa 1850-1855

3518

$270

This is the chunky sized squat with robust iron pontil and character

GW343

$260

Pared from my collection, this is the very tough "no star" squat McCurdy

1922

$250

A gem mint snap case squat soda or stout, very scarce - circa 1855-1860

GW410

$235

A gem condition smooth-based southern soda

BT4

$235

A Civil War period sided blue soda in medium cobalt

GW388

$230

This is the uncommon green variant of the Conway Bottler squat from Philly, Circa 1850

GW328

$225

A scarce Philly squat, circa 1850-1855, in decent condition

SH437

$220

A short squat with a killer iron pontil and star on the shoulder, circa 1855

Y547

$200

A whittled "old amber" colored pint bottle with loads of character,

you need to see it to appreciate it

GW197

$199

A whittled deep green example

GW196

$189

A near mint deep teal green example with a deep kickup pontil

GW369

$188

A scarce name for the Philly collection, small pony size

2706

$187

The squat is less common than the blob soda, circa 1860-1865

GW416

$180

A deep green very heavy squat, circa 1850-1860

GA2

$180

A deep sapphire blue squat from southeast PA, Civil War era

SH152

$175

A chunky Philadelphia late lager from circa 1850-1855

Y775

$175

An uncommon wrap-around block lettered Philly pontiled soda, circa 1855

3633

$170

An uncommon name for the Philly collector, fresh dug, no damage

Y652

$165

A very chunky iron pontiled midwestern soda with

crisp embossing and a lovely opalescent patina

BT7

$160

This is the shorter square-shouldered Ware squat, uncommon, circa 1855

2361

$155

An iron pontiled circa 1855 soda, great condition

SH411

$150

This iron pontiled hefty south Philly squat comes in different address.

This is a nice looking circa 1850 squat

GW373

$125

A light sapphire blue blob soda, circa 1880

GA9

$125

This is a chunky circa 1850 squat in gem mint condition, deep forest green

GW412

$125

This is a truly rate Philly squat from my collection that is marked

way down due to a couple chips on the lip

3466

$120

A hefty and crisply embossed circa 1850 pontiled squat within a rectangular slug.

1966

$115

An earlier "Never Sold" variant with great whittle character, circa 1860-1865

SH239

$110

A super crude quart sized Saratoga that just missed pontil -

thousands of seed bubbles

GW198

$100

A gem clean example, circa 1855

BT55

$95

A super deep green example with thick iron pontil

GW413

$95

Circa 1855, uncommon Philly squat

2895

$95

A nice marbled character Saratoga, large sized variant, gem mint condition

GW200

$82

This is the earlier serif font variant in a deeper than usual green color

3578

$79

Circa 1855 iron pontiled Philly soda

X1847

$75

A circa 186 chunky aqua squat in nice condition

SH363

$72

Less common than the star-Andrews-Johnston, this Philly soda dates to about 1855

X1898

$70

A kelly green Saratoga, circa 1885
NJ4

$69

A super nice quart in the block letter type, circa 1880

SH191

$68

One of numerous variants of this pontiled soda, circa 1855

Y657

$65

A super nice example of this south-central PA Civil War squat

GW294

$65

"Registered According to Law" - great iron pontil

Y673

$59

One of numerous McLaughlin variants from about 1855-1860

Y773

$58

A fresh dug earlier smooth-based squat, circa 1860

Y487

$52

A circa 1855 earlier variant Twitchell with Hat Top Green Soda

Y519

$50

This is a circa 1850-1855 green soda with a taper top

Y353

$48

A super heavy earlier squat, circa 1840's Philly dug squat

Y559

On Hold

$47

A circa 1860 lager or stout in deep aqua, just missed pontil

MJ9

$47

An excellent example of a totally black glass color variant

GW74

$46

Circa 1855, a Philly pontil soda

X1725

$45

A circa 1855 pontiled soda, priced down a bit for a 1/8" lip flake

Y612

$44

An uncommon Pennsylvania short soda, circa 1870

GW500

$44

A deep emerald teal, base embossed mineral water, circa 1880

TR202

$36

A fresh dug Philadelphia lager, circa 1860

Y662

$36

This is the older variant Fulton with the serif font, circa 1860

Y502

$34

A less common Philly soda, circa 1865

Y490

$33

A circa 1870-1875 blob soda in near mint condition

GW499

$25

A nice example with original wire cork seal bail

SH305

$19

A nice mug-based tombstone slug hutch, circa 1890

KP51

$18

A circa 1870 squat soda with double taper top

GW139

$19

A circa 1870 squat

DM23

$18

A fat tapered top squat weiss beer or soda, circa 1870

GA12

$14

A tall mug-based hutch, circa 1890

X1925

$12

Circa 1875-1880 blob soda

Y350

$12

A pony sized blob soda, circa 1875

L232

$11

An unusual shoulder-embossed hutch, circa 1890

MK53

$9

A pony sized blob soda, circa 1875-1880

SH74

$8

A pony sized blob soda, circa 1875-1880

SH74

$8

Recent Sales        

The regular Jones is hard enough to find, but this "Improved J"

variant is very very tough to find

BT19

Sold

From one of the early inventors of soda water, here is an increasingly scarce

blue Roussel, one of numerous variants

SH434

Sold

A fairly hard to find Philly name - circa 1855

BT21

Sold

A classic Philly pontiled soda dug in 2021, circa 1855

3635

Sold

A classic block letter blob soda, pontiled, circa 1855

Y672

Sold

A super tough pontiled soda from Philly that is rarely seen for sale, pared from my collection

1733

Sold

An aqua New York pony with the date

Y688

Sold

This is one of the small sized early sodas with short taper, circa 1845

SH433

Sold

This bottle is loaded witgh whittle character and a rich iron pontil scar, circa 1850

GW418

Sold

Philly collectors - here's a super tough bottle that is priced down due to a lip chip.

I dug this and have never seen one for sale

3185

Sold

A nice, unusual colored soda with a small glob of cobalt glass fused in the blob top

GW415

Sold

A Civil War period blob top soda

GW414

Sold

An attic mint Trenton hutch, circa 1885

SH216

Sold

A nice smooth-based circa 1865-1870 soda

GW102

Sold

This is an exceptional character bottle with a black residue iron pontil and great whittle

GW420

Sold

Circa 1850, this is the less common small font variant

NJ6

Sold

An uncommon deep green soda with an applied blob, circa 1865

Y558

Sold

This uncommon Philly soda is very unusual, straight sided

with the hat top, iron pontiled and seldom seen for sale

GW372

Sold

Pulled from my collection is this uncommon blue taper top soda, circa 1850

1973

Sold

A very early smooth-based hefty squat with a crude rectangular slug plate, circa 1855

DC30

Sold