Apothecary bottle, Boracic Acid, 5" tall, 1 7/8" diameter at the base, rounded shoulders, ringed neck and flange top, original cork stopper, NO damage to the glass, NO Cracks, NO Chips. Glass bottle was made by Hazel Atlas, of Wheeling, W.V. and is Advertising for Boric Acid. This opaque glass ware is Platonite, looks like milk glass but is more translucent. This is much Rarer than any Milk Glass Apothecary Jar, Circa 1936. This is one of a set of three we are selling. Fancy black script lettering identifies the contents the bottle original contained. This is a very uncommon Glass Apothecary Jar. See photos. To purchase with MC or VISA please call Drury House 802-824-4395 EST or use PAYPAL
Book value for the large & Medium size apothecary jars in mint condition was $150 to $175, Amber Glass and Milk Glass are even more. Reference book "Drugstore & Soda Fountain Antiques", printed in 1991. Most book values have doubled in the last 15 years.
At Drury House Antiques we are offering the last of a massive 12k piece antique pharmacy collection. Some of the best saved for last. It will take us a while but we will be actively adding items. So in addition to the 150+ pharmacy and drugstore items available for sale right now we will be adding more. All are ON SALE, tins, glass bottles, apothecary jars, unopened bottles in original boxes. All bottles are clean. NO damage, NO cracks, NO chips. The VALUE in advertising Pharmacy items is CONDITION, CONDITION, CONDITION. We only sell pristine, original, excellent quality advertising items priced well below the book and wholesale price.