Jeff and Holly Noordsy

Dealers Specializing in the Sale of Antique Bottles, Antique Glass and Period Decorative Arts

SUPERB OLIVE GREEN PONTILED SWAIM'S PANACEA

ITEM 7851. "SWAIM'S - PANACEA - PHILADA," medium to deep olive green, cylindrical, sand chip pontil scar, 7 ½"H, crudely applied sloping collar with ring, about mint (a whisper of wear one the shoulders and a few freckles of washable interior content residue). American, C. 1845.

This handsome Swaim's is the earlier variation without the embossed label panel and it is of the type that I strongly believe was blown in eastern New York State. The bottle is boldly embossed, delightfully crude and crowned with the best possible mouth application. It is indeed a good one!


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