ITEM 10440. "G. W. MERCHANT
/ LOCKPORT. N. Y.," bright green, rectangular, tubular pontil
scar, 5 5/8"H, applied sloping collar, mint. American, probably
blow at the Lockport Glass Works, Lockport, NY, C. 1855, scarce.
This hard to find Merchant bottle
is a superlative example of its type, exhibiting crisp embossing,
crude whittled glass and an attic quality surface.