ITEM 2991. "ESTES - INK
- N. Y.", (similar to Covill# 756), rich blue green, octagonal,
tubular pontil scar, 6 1/4"H x 2 1/4"D, applied sloping
collar, a mint bottle with a pinhead-sized spot of base edge
roughness. American, C. 1850, an extremely rare bottle in an
unlisted color with a unique mouth treatment.
This fabulous master ink bottle is rarer than a large Farley's
or any of the listed blue Harrison's. It is the only example
of this ink that we know of in this brilliant shade of blue green
bottle glass. If you collect rare masters, this may be your only
opportunity to add this exquisite piece of glass to your shelf.