Philly Pontiled Soda - JOHNSTON & Co

 

 

 

 

 

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Circa 1850-1855 Pontiled Soda - JOHNSTON Mineral Water

This Johnston mineral water is found with the "Mineral" in arched embossing, and the other mold has it written horizontally/straight. This is the less common straight variant. It has an applied tapered blob top. Frosted pontil bottom.

Embossed: JOHNSTON & Co / PHILADA // MINERAL / WATER

Height: 7 3/8"  
Color: teal green

Condition: it has a minor scuff area on the heel, but otherwise is structurally perfect with no dings, chips, cracks. It was only rinsed out after being privy dug, and so it has some light haze spotty scratchiness and wear, and it could be tumble polished to near mint if desired.

Reference Number: GW133

Price: $79