Circa 1850-1860 Pontiled Soda - HOLMES / WATERMAN - New Orleans

A crude soda with lots of big bubbles and embossed on both sides. The blob top is applied, and the base is iron pontiled (no residue).

Embossed:  HOLMES & CO / MINERAL WATER // T. S. WATERMAN/ 11 St PAUL St / N. O.

Height: 7 3/4"  
Color: medium green

Condition: an uncleaned bottle that has some patchy stain and spotty wear, but which is perfect structurally (no chips, cracks, dings or bruises). It would respond well to polish cleaning, but nice character as is.

Reference Number: CJ2

Price: $215