ITEM 5348. "FROM THE / LABORATORY
- OF / G.W. MERCHANT / CHEMIST - LOCKPORT, N.Y.," deep emerald
green, rectangular with concave beveled edges, tubular pontil
scar, 5 ½"H, applied sloping collar, a mint bottle
with an inconsequential spot of inner lip edge roughness. Blown
at the Lockport Glass Works, Lockport, NY, C. 1850.
Hold on to your hats boys, this is THE EXAMPLE you have been
waiting for. We have bought and sold numerous Merchant bottles
over the years but none could compare to this richly colored
and crudely textured GEM of an example. The bottle is priced
to sell and you will not want to miss it!!!!