ANTIQUE CODD BOTTLE X 2 MARBLES G. H. BILLSON MELBOURNE / CROSS HATCHETS 14 Oz
ANTIQUE VICTORIAN GOLDFIELDS FOUND G. BILLSON MELBOURNE CROSS HATCHETS TM -1910's. BOTTLE IS Rare 14 oz size and stands at 252 mm tall. WORDING OF LEMONADE ACROSS BACK AND ST KILDA WITH CAPITAL M BELOW // BASE 1 B 2. BOTTLE HAS A BIT OF A TWIST / IT HAS A RARE 1910's ST MARYS U. A CATS EYE IN MAIN BODY OF BOTTLE. WE DO NOT KNOW IF THIS WAS FOR PREMIXING OR IF IT WAS A PROMOTIONAL EFFORT by company to push sales. THE CODD BOTTLE IS FROM A OLD LADY'S COLLECTION AND SHE FOUND IT IN THE LATE 1950's, with the extra marble in it and has never been able to remove it from bottle. WHEN she was a little girl and found the bottle another man told her, when he was little they smash the codd bottles for the marbles to use to play at school with and sometimes the codd bottles would have 2 marbles in them and were always smashed for there goodies inside. ALAS - MOST CODD BOTTLES MADE OVER TIME HAVE BEEN SMASHED WITH 2 MARBLES IN THEM FOR THERE MARBLES BY THE KIDS BACK IN THE HAY DAYS / WOULDN'T YOU. A RARE SIZE OF 14 OZ AND EXTRA SPECIAL WITH 2 MARBLES. BOTH MARBLES IN BOTTLE WILL BE SAFE SECURED SO NO MOVEMENT WILL TAKE PLACE, I KNOW HOW TO SECURE MARBLES SAFE IN BOTTLES.
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