Found this broken local bottle which I turned into a glass
My growing collection of 100+ year old bottles! All dug in New York City or the NYC metro area.
There's nothing better than finding things... I also posted this on r/FoundItems
HONOLULU Coca Cola bottle found in Waikiki beach water.
Stumbled upon what appeared to be a small landfill while metal detecting behind my house in southern NH, these are a few of the nicer finds. Bottle reads; Alfred Wright Perfume, Rochester.
Did some creek walking today on Oahu, Hawaii. Found some awesome stuff including my first dairy bottle!
Finds from yesterday’s dig!
Usually I don't keep shards, but these were green or greenish yellow and I thought they might be uranium glass. Just got my blacklight today and turns out I was right! From a pit with glass dating from 1900-1940 or so.
Found a bottle dump today here are the first finds with no digging (I'll probably dig sometime this week) I cleaned most of them up and they look beautiful
Just found this down in a creek in NC.
First time bottle hunt in Hawaii! Link in comments
Found a nice straight sided Tampa Coca Cola today. Never thought I’d see one of these! No cracks or chips.
Haul from a Bottle Dump in Canada
My first stoneware bottle just sticking out of the mud😀
Some of the bottles I’ve stumbled upon over the past year while out detecting in the Tampa Bay area.
Found these two laying in the mud on the bank of the Hillsborough River at low tide in Tampa FL.
A friends father dug this one years ago, recently given to me. Furniture City Brewing Co of Grand Rapids MI
Went hunting today in Chesterfield, VA. Found lots of typical food and beverage bottles from the 40/50’s. But found this and have no idea what it is. Top still on. No identifying marks on it.
some finds in newfoundland
1945 Owens-Illinois “Trademark” Coca-Cola Bottle Found On Guam
Picked this one out of the mud in the Calabar River in Nigeria. Late 1800s case gin bottle
Not that thirsty. Other bottles in the area seemed to be from the 70's. Looks like the seal was never cracked
Not a collector, but I found this at an estate sale a friend was holding. I liked the look of it and took it home. Is it authentic?
Some bottles i found from today. A lot of them say Duraglas. Are there any good ones here?
Dug out of a wall how do i clean these?
I love digging these up.
About to go through this small lot
Found this cobalt blue bottle with Rokudai embossed on it in Hawaii today. Couldn’t find anything on the internet about it and thought you guys might be able to help.
Found this freaky tiki while bottle digging tonight!
Found an old Clorox bottle in my basement. Any idea from what year?
Found these today along with others including a Green River Whiskey pint. The bottle to the left is marked 3 III.
I was digging a footing for a house and found this. Someone said y'all might like it. It says Ed. A. Fennerty, St. Louis, MO.
Found under an old building being renovated. Any ideas?
Found an old trash pile from what seems to be the early 1900s. A lot of bottles made by Duraglas.
Cleaned up a small display of some of the bottles I’ve found here on Oahu, Hawaii. 🙌🏼⛰🏝
Unfortunately had to bury my dog today :( but I found all these in the process! (NJ)
My finds today
I know it’s Owens-Illinois with the Diamond O I. Curious of what it held. More info in comments.
Found this with an 1850’s New Jersey state button
Green Duraglass bottle found in coney island, brooklyn NY
Please help me identify this medicine bottle
Any idea what this bottle was used for? Found in Massachusetts. Thanks!
Is this worth anything.
My father and i found a new privy when detecting! Does anyone see anything they like? I apologize im advanced as these were only just a few on the surface. I live in Southern NJ in case anyone is interested. PS i kept the big one ;) Happy Hunting to you all!
Found this full unopened bottle in an old lady’s abandoned home. Need an I.D.?
My father found this bottle some time back down. But if yall wouldn't mind I would like help to find out the value and age of this bottle.
Found this milk bottle sticking out of the ground. Amazing how it’s still complete. Doesn’t have any company markings though. Any idea how to date it?
Found this bottle in the woods a few days ago. One side has a label reading “Pepsi” and another reading “Pepsi Cola”. It holds 16 fl. Oz (1 pint). Any idea how old it is? r/bottles hasn’t given a response yet
Somebody did the digging for me! I'm going to try and buy some or all of these today.. How much should I offer? (they were dug up by a construction crew)
There was some flash flooding in my neighborhood last night. Today I found these in the park behind my house.
I found this bottle in the backyard while digging, dont know what year it is from can someone help? It concaves in a cone shape on the bottom and has bubbles in it when you hold it up to the light.
Can anyone identify this bottle? We found it burried off a hiking trail in NY
Nice turn-of-the-century wine I found in Tampa FL today.
Found by my 9yo
Looking for information oh this bottle.
How do I clean old painted bottles without washing off the designs?
Can anyone identify what this is? It was discovered in a garden in Utah
These bottles were found in a lake where I live
Does anyone know this manufacturer?? Found in Sydney harbour Australia.
Anyone familiar with this style of Beidenharn bottle? Being from Vicksburg I see the Coca-Cola ones all the time. This is the first I’ve seen without the Coke branding.
Hi Everyone! We bought a house and found these bottle stashed away. A few have markings/words. Any idea of age, purpose and value?
Any Info On This? Back Says Oakland - San Francisco
Any idea how old this is?
Things that I've found while I was bottle digging in Asia
How to clean these bottles for resale?
Bottles I have found on my hikes
[Identification] small bottle with star of David and M O initials
Is this the Pepsi bottle I remember from the mid-80s or just a recent retro bottle? Found it while hiking in BC, Canada.
Found all of these buried under decades of decaying foliage in Tennessee. Good to see others appreciate this sort of stuff like I do.
Dug this 1933 SHELL OIL quart oil bottle! 3 feet down and in perfect condition.
Found on the surface at an old Boy Scout camp. No markings, they are pint sized. Any ideas on age/purpose?
Any idea how collectible/old this thing is?
Lots of great finds recently. Curious- what do you guys do with your finds? Do you keep them, display them, give them away?
My grandfather dug bottles, this is part of his collection that he handed down to me
What should I use to get this rusted metal off glass?
Blown, sealed vile with mystirious liquid. Any idea of what type of container this might be or what the liquid inside is. I found it in an old landfill.
Found this milk bottle last year digging about 3 feet deep in my front yard. Did some research on it and it looks like it was manufactured in the early 1900s. Is it an uncommon/rare find? I’ve included the patent on this particular one
Benefit of being a heavy equipment operator
Dug in the root cellar a little last weekend
Help identifying this bottle, please!! Bottle is 5 in tall by 4 in wide.
How old is this bottle?
No idea what bottle company this is.
Bottle digging today... Battersea Round mining assayers crucible Morgan England!
1/2 pint milk bottles from Gettysburg/Littlestown PA. Anyone know apprx value?
Any ideas on what this is? Textured glass with a smooth spot for label, with a ring of X’s. Found around some 1910-1930s other stuff.
1974 bottle, a marble, part of an unknown ceramic disk
Found in the woods while metal detecting. This was what was on top of the ground. Found a few milk bottles digging up a pile
Found this bottle hiding in my Grandma’s attic. Any ideas what it was used for?
Frosted glass bottle. BF Goodrich squeeze bulb on top. Any ideas what it was used for?
Hey can someone help me identify this? I know it’s post prohibition, but that’s about it. I found it in a 1930-60s dump. It had gold lead on the top, but it washed off. The only markings are AA on the front and the cap
Probably not old - Found in Rocky Mountains Any Ideas on ID?
Brown whiskey bottle. Does anyone recognize the logo?
The Dr will see you now...or is it the other way 'round? 1860s or 80s?
Creepy bottle digging find! Germany 1916 Armand Marseille model 370.
My son found while bottle digging NJ, I can't find anything about it any help will be much appreciated.
What is this? A 60 pounder for ants? Found while bottle digging a dump that closed in 1948.
Out at my favorite honey hole and dug up this!
Anybody recognize this green bottle? Says..Bradbury Urmston R Owen Stretford on it. Any age,history,or value maybe? More pics below..thanks.
1940's Vaseline bottle. Bottom of bottle in comments
Found these guys in lower Alabama. Any idea what they are? More info in comments
Kids found this digging today. Look familiar to anyone? Just has the number 1 marked on the bottom.
I have yet to find a coin metal detecting, but I did find this in the bottom of a bottle while digging.
Gun shaped wine bottle. Is that worth something?
Dug this one and it sold for $1,573.00 on Ebay! At the time it was the only one known to exist. It last sold for $1,350.00 at an estate auction....
Found a bottle while digging a 1700s-1800s privy. Any information on it?
Found a gem, new to this, anyone have any information about it?
Found a stoneware bottle while digging a 1700s-1800s privy. Any information on it?
Dug this stoneware ginger. It had a chunk out of the neck at the back. Sold for $400.00 cash...
Requesting Help Identifying Glass Shards (Archaeologist)
Does anyone know what these are?
Some of my bottles.
just pulled these from the mudflats of mosquito lagoon (titusville, florida). Any ideas on what my next step is (cleaning, id'ing)
I am new to the hobby and found this guy in a marsh in wells Maine. Any idea on how to clean it/value?
Can anyone tell me what this bottle was for and how old it might be? I cropped the numbers on the bottom onto the photo. The cap had the number 10 stamped under it.
Found these on the porch of an old shotgun house I was photographing. The soda is early 1900s and called celery soda in the same font as coca cola. Don't know anything about the one that says made in Spain
I had limited time to dig yesterday. I'm clearing this layer from the 30s
Here's a helpful guide for dating coke bottles
So many mid century sodas just laying about the woods. Better than bringing home nothing.The horseshoe was a cool find though!
My beautiful lavender mustard jar and medicine bottle
Bottle markings help.
Just some medicine bottles
Some old ink bottles from Marysville, Washington
Start of my bottle collection, my elderly neighbor helped me out
Some of my old medicine finds
My bottle collection...so far!
I found my first privy! There were mid century bottles everywhere. I can't get any records on this property either. Can anyone maybe guess what period?
Anyone have any info on this? Like when it was made or how much it's worth? Dug it a year or two ago
Can someone help me identify this Mary Chess perfume bottle?