Auction 103 - 2 Day Antique Bottle & Pot Lid Auction

On-site -
Glenvale Rooms
Toowoomba Showgrounds
Glenvale Road
Glenvale QLD 4350

Day 1 - Saturday 6th March 2021 - Antique Bottles & Box Lots (Floor Bidders Only)
Day 2 - Sunday 7th March 2021 - Quality Bottles & Pot Lids - 'Live, Online & Absentee Bidding Available'

BOTH LIVE AUDIENCE AUCTIONS AND COVID SAFE!!!

PREVIEW
    Friday 5th March, 1-4pm


VIEWING
    Saturday 6th March, 7.30am - 9.30am
    Sunday 7th March, 7.30am - 9.30am

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Lot: 700

Codd - 13oz. Niagara patent - 'Tinson, West Maitland' - initials in triangle t/m - 'as found' with light surface scuffs & haze - a scarcer variety

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 701

Codd - 13oz. Dobson patent - 'M. Barron, Mackay' - initials in shield t/m - some scattered pitting & small impacts with 2 shallow flakes to lip rim interior

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-300.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 702

Ginger Beer - champ corker t/t - 'Lincoln & Co Limited' (Narrandera) - stockman on horseback t/m - a nice example with some glaze spotting, and some very shallow glaze flakes to base of wrap top & lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 703

Ginger Beer - champ corker t/t - 'W.A.R. Chiselett, Merbein Cordial Works' - a bunch of grapes t/m in a heart design - an exceptional example with some minor glaze

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 704

Ginger Beer - champ corker a/w - 'George Summers, Charters Towers' - 'Good Luck' t/m featuring a kangaroo holding a bottle - a superb example, probably the best known - extremely rare & desirable

Min/Max estimate: 6000.00-8000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 705

Ginger Beer - champ b/t two tone - 'J.L. Lillyman, Ginger Beer, Narrabri' - some light scuffs to shoulder & a minuscule 2mm flake to lip rim interior - rare

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 706

Ginger Beer - champ b/t all white blue lip - 'R. Mackey & Co Ltd, Kalgoorlie' - globe t/m - a very good example with some surface rust & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 707

Ginger Beer - champ corker t/t - 'Jos. Hatchett & Co, Ginger Beer, Murtoa' - crossed hatchets t/m - an excellent example with minor marks & glaze imperfections to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 708

Ginger Beer - champ corker t/t - 'G.F. Seebeck's Ginger Beer, Perth' - pictorial of a tree - some lightly rusted crazing & very minor glaze flakes to lip rim - would clean well

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 709

Lightning Stopper - 13oz. dark green - 'J.L. Lillyman, Narrabri' - as found with light tip staining, scuffs & marks - no bale or stopper

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 710

Besser Patent - 6oz. aqua blue - 'Joe Butler & Co, Mount Morgan' - 'Boxton' t/m - some internal haze & minor marks - a beauty

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 711

Besser Patent - 13oz. aqua blue - 'Joe Butler, Mt Morgan' - 'Boxton' t/m - some internal haze & minor marks with a tiny 2mm flake to lip rim interior

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-300.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 712

Blob Top Soda - 13oz. ice blue - 'Summons & Co, Sydney' - large kangaroo t/m - some scattered pitting & small impacts with a tiny flake to rear lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 713

Blob Top Soda - 13oz. - 'Moore, Newcastle' - large rampant lion t/m - some scattered pitting & glaze lines

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 714

Blob Top Skittle - 13oz. - 'J. Meyers & Sons, Albany' - rampant lion in circle t/m - some scattered pitting & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Polished to Near Mint

Lot: 715

Blob Top Soda - 13oz. - 'Hillier & Tudor, Newtown' - monogram in circle t/m - some scattered pitting, light scuffs & minor marks with a 3mm burst bubble to rear base edge

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 716

Formalin - cobalt blue ribbed cylinder with label space - 'Cuming, Smith & Cos Formalin' (Melbourne) - pictorial of hand holding sickle - a lovely example with a minute gnat nibble to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-175.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 717

Salad Oil - Goldfields era - a fine tapered body with a paneled shoulder and neck - lovely shiny condition with very minor marks - 19.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 718

Blue Whirly - 6oz. cobalt blue salad oil with a twirled and ringed neck & a sheared top - some light tip staining & minor marks - 20.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 719

Paraffin Bottle - cobalt blue wedge shape - 'Prices Patent Candle Company Limited' with British rego. diamond - a lovely shiny exampe with some scuffs & marks and a very shallow burst bubble to 'R' of 'Prices'

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 720

Castor Oil - cobalt blue triangular tapered shape with flattened corners & a thin lip - 'Pioneer Co' embossed 3 times around side base edge - very clean with some manufacturing roughness to lip rim - a very rare variety

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 721

Salad Oil - Goldfields era with scarred pontil - an unusual footed round oil with recessed panels and elongated neck - some haze & minor marks - most unusual - 25.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 722

Dump Sodas X 2 - both cobalt blue - unbranded, but most likely 'Joseph Ross, Sydney' - one is 'as found' with light scuffs, scratches & minor marks - other is 'water found' & hazy

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 723

Ginger Beer - dump b/t all tan - imp. 'J.T. Purser, Rockdale' - nice example with very minor wear to shoulder and some glaze flakes and small hairline to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 724

Ginger Beer - dump b/t salt glaze - imp. 'G. Moore' - large rampant lion t/m - a stunning example with very minor marks & some clay pulls to underside of base edge - a beauty

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 725

Ginger Beer - dump b/t salt glaze - imp. 'Summons & Blackman, Sydney' - kangaroo t/m - a very clean example with minor glaze wear to shoulder & base, with a couple of tiny glaze flakes to lip rim. Also has a scratch down the rear body

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 726

Ginger Beer - dump b/t speckled cream glaze - 'Summons & Blackman, Sydney' - kangaroo t/m - this is the extremely rare Lithgow Pottery variety - some crazing & natural glaze spotting with a few light scuffs & minor marks - impossible to find

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 727

Ginger Beer - dump b/t pale tan glaze - 'Syphon Aerated Water Company Ld, Sydney' - pictorial of a soda syphon - a few light scuffs & marks with some minor shallow flakes to rear shoulder & minor glaze wear to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 728

Ginger Beer - dump b/t salt glaze - 'F.G. Yarrow, W. Maitland' - pictorial of a dog and cat - some wear & nibbles to shoulder & lip rim. Side base has two 10 X 15mm shallow chips & some minor chipping to underside of base edge

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 729

Ginger Beer - dump b/t two tone - imp. 'M.E. Abbott, Launceston' pictorial of a large rising phoenix - very crude 'John Campbell Pottery' with a kiln kiss to shoulder & some minor nibbles to sharp base edge

Min/Max estimate: 325.00-375.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 730

Lamont - 6oz. - 'Summons & Co, Sydney' - kangaroo t/m - 'as found' with surface scuffs & scratches. Also, internal haze.

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 731

Codd - 6oz. Dobson patent - 'Crows Nest Cordial Factory, J McGuckin' - pictorial of crow with chicks in nest - a lovely clean example with very minor marks & a minute gnat nibble to lip rim interior - rare

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 732

Lamont - 6oz. - 'R. Ritchie, Mossvale' - large Aust. Coat of Arms t/m - some scattered pitting, small impacts & wear - one of Australia's best pictorial Lamonts

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 733

Crown Seal - ceramic label - 10oz. cylinder - 'Willson's Cordials, Theodore' - pictorial of a man transporting bottles on a horse and carriage - some light wear & marks - very rare

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 734

Lamont - 6oz. - 'Bright Brewery Co, Bright' - elephant t/m - 'as found' with light tip staining & scuffs with a difficult to see bruised impact to lip rim interior

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 735

Codd - 6oz. Dobson patent - 'C. Egan, Inverell' - crossed axes in shield t/m - some light tip staining & scuffs with internal haze & a 2mm gnat nibble to base of top at side

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 736

Gledhill's Patent - 13oz. aqua green - complete with original rubber stopper - some light tip staining & haze with some scuffs & marks - an unusual New Zealand patent, Brisbane found

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-175.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 737

Kilner Patent - 6oz. - 'F. Owens Cordial Manufacturer, Armidale' - some light scuffs & marks with internal haze - these small sized varieties are extremely rare

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 738

Kilner Patent - 13oz. - 'F. Owens, Cordial Manufacturer, Armidale' - lovely clean condition with minor scuffs & marks

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 739

Sharpe's Patent - 13oz. aqua blue - 'Chester Lodge, Cordial Works, Camperdown' - a large anchor t/m - some scattered pitting & impacts with internal haze/minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 740

Horner Patent - 13oz. blob top with brass horner cap & football stopper - 'A & G. Lather, Southport' - excellent, 'as found' condition with minor marks - a very rare Queensland patent

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 741

Sharpe's Patent - 13oz. aqua green - 'J.T. Atkinson, Wallsend' - pictorial of a dove holding an olive branch - excellent 'as found' condition with internal haze - some surface scuffs & rubs - very rare & most attractive with a big oversized applied top

Min/Max estimate: 4000.00-5000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 742

Crowder Patent - 13oz. Lamont style bottle with an unusual glass stopper - 'Wm Crowder Patent, Adelaide' - pictorial of a standing lion - scattered pitting & minor marks - Rare

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Polished to Near Mint

Lot: 743

Horner Patent - 13oz. with brass cap & football stopper - 'Edmund Fuss, Narrabri' - some internal haze & marks with tip staining, surface scuffs & a 3mm burst bubble to shoulder. From the original haul, dug by Boyd Meppem

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 744

Ginger Beer - dump c/s blue top - 'Jordan's Cordials, Blake & Nielson, Bundaberg' - very clean with crazing - hairline to rear body and damage to rear lip has been well disguised

Min/Max estimate: 500.00-600.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 745

Ginger Beer - dump round shouldered all white c/s - 'Tooheys Limited' - stag t/m - some glaze wear to crown rim, otherwise excellent - hard to find in this condition

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 746

Ginger Beer - dump c/s all white - 'J.G. Derwin, Parkes NSW' - pictorial of a ginger beer bottle - very clean with a 15mm restored chip to side of crown rim & some glaze wear

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 747

Ginger Beer - all tan c/s with sloped shoulder - 'Cascade Cordials Limited, Ginger Beer, North Sydney' - some light surface scuffs & rust - exceptionally rare, the first we have seen with sloped shoulders.

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 748

Ginger Beer - dump c/s t/t - 'A.F. Moore, Newcastle' - large rampant lion t/m - a lovely clean example with a very shallow 3mm flake to side shoulder

Min/Max estimate: 275.00-325.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 749

Ginger Beer - dump c/s all white - 'Clark & Bradford, West Tamworth' - initials in heart t/m - some crazing & light discolouration with a very fine 20mm hairline emanating from rear lip rim & an unusual 5mm glaze line to front of crown rim - great strike

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 750

Ginger Beer - dump c/s blue top - 'Four XXXX Stone Ginger Beer, Tropix, Townsville' - pictorial of a palm tree - a 10mm chip to side lip has been professionally restored. This ginger beer is extremely rare & considered the 'Holy Grail' of Queensland ginger beers. This is the only example that has ever been offered for public sale.

Min/Max estimate: 8000.00-12000.00

Condition: Very Good