Circa 1880 Moxie Nerve Food (Lowell, Massachusetts) Wood Mold Bottle with Blob or Donut Top
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Circa 1880 Moxie Nerve Food (Lowell, Massachusetts) Wood Mold Bottle with Blob or Donut Top

Code: advs00001m


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1880 bottle wood mold for Moxie Nerve Food. Moxie was first marketed in 1878, sans carbonated water, as a medicine by Dr. Augustin Thompson of Union, Maine, and later as a soda. The bottle is in a pale green glass with wonderful inclusions and bubbles. It has an early "blob" or "donut top".

VINTAGE: Circa 1880.

SIZE: Approximately 3-1/8" in diameter and 9-3/4" in height.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Glass.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: PATENTED.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an advertising collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VEHX13 LAAEX4/13 SLABJX5/15 SLHEX7/16

CONDITION: 6+ (Fine-Very Fine): The bottle shows some light wear with a minor ding at bottom and light scratches. Wonderful inclusions and bubbles.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.