Bottle Guide

Margaux / (Fancy shape) / Medoc. Deep punt to base.

Embossing:
Margaux / (Fancy shape) / Medoc. Deep punt to base.
Type:
Wine Sealed
Variety:
Applied string rim. Applied seal to shoulder. Olive-green. 26 oz.
Era:
1850s-1860s
Height:
294 mm
Condition:
Excellent. Gorgeous seal bottle with some faint haze and a few little nibbles around the crude lip. Beautifully struck seal. Great example.
Grade:
8.8
Bids:
11
Sold For:
AU $ 155

Lafite / 1887 (applied seal). Deep punt to base.

Embossing:
Lafite / 1887 (applied seal). Deep punt to base.
Type:
Wine Sealed
Variety:
Claret shape. Applied ring seal. Applied seal. Dark Green. 26 oz.
Era:
1880s
Height:
304 mm
Condition:
Excellent. Just some light marks to the surface. Tiny mark on top of the back lip. Superbly strong and crisp applied seal. Great bottle.
Grade:
8.6
Bids:
10
Sold For:
AU $ 61

J.B / De / Arrigunaga / St Julien. Medoc all in applied seal. Shallow punt to base.

Embossing:
J.B / De / Arrigunaga / St Julien. Medoc all in applied seal. Shallow punt to base.
Type:
Wine Sealed
Variety:
Applied seal to shoulder. Applied lip / crudely finshed top. Green. 26 oz.
Era:
1850s
Height:
309 mm
Condition:
Very Good. A lovely early sealed wine in a nice light colour. In the front lip is an 8 x 3 mm bruise. A bit of dullness, mainly around the neck and down the back. A really nice crisp seal. A very hard to get wine.
Grade:
7.8
Bids:
12
Sold For:
AU $ 80

(Castle or Chateau) / Lafite in applied seal. Punt to base.

Embossing:
(Castle or Chateau) / Lafite in applied seal. Punt to base.
Type:
Wine Sealed
Variety:
Applied seal to shoulder. Applied lip / crudely finshed top. Green. 26 oz.
Era:
1870s
Height:
315 mm
Condition:
Excellent. The top has a very crude finish, there are small chips all around one side and the front but these could easily be from manufacture. Nice stretched neck and crude base. A lovely, strong seal with a great pictorial.
Grade:
8.4
Bids:
11
Sold For:
AU $ 81

W. B. with a curved and hooked line beneath on applied seal to mid body. Wide pontil to base.

Embossing:
W. B. with a curved and hooked line beneath on applied seal to mid body. Wide pontil to base.
Type:
Wine Sealed
Variety:
Squat magnum sized sealed wine bottle. Applied seal to mid body. Crudely applied double collar top. Black (dark olive green).
Era:
1810s-1820s
Height:
272 mm
Condition:
Excellent. Light scratches over the surface. A couple of surfaced bubbles from manufacture. Beautiful crude glass with swirls of bubbles and whittled surface. Large seal with an excellent strike. Super wide body (about 140 mm across). Stunning bottle.
Grade:
8.5
Bids:
17
Sold For:
AU $ 880

Sealed Wine Bottle: A.S / C.R. Wide scarred pontil to the base.

Embossing:
Sealed Wine Bottle: A.S / C.R. Wide scarred pontil to the base.
Type:
Wine Sealed
Variety:
Tall shouldered cylinder. Large applied seal. Applied double collar top. Black. 26 oz.
Era:
1820s-1830s
Height:
280 mm
Condition:
Excellent. 7 x 1 mm chip on the top of the seal. 20 mm scratch below the seal. A few other minor scuffs and marks. There is stain inside the bottle down one side that is from the wine that was once in the bottle. Superb, early piece of black glass.
Grade:
8.8
Bids:
13
Sold For:
AU $ 123

G. / Eaton / 1798. Base Mark: Pontil. (United Kingdom)

Embossing:
G. / Eaton / 1798. Base Mark: Pontil. (United Kingdom)
Type:
Wine Sealed
Variety:
Applied top. Applied seal. Pontil. Black. 1 Quart.
Era:
1790s
Height:
223 mm
Condition:
Near Mint. What a stunning and early piece of black glass! Crude making marks to the lip, there are a couple of little scuff spots to the outer points. Tiny surface nick to right body. Some minor scratches around the shoulder. A little usage wear under the base. Obviously cellar found, this has the cork internally and wine residue as well. Tiny scuff and two miniscule fleabites to the seal. I know I mentioned it before, but this is one amazing piece of early glass.
Grade:
9.3
Bids:
33
Sold For:
AU $ 1,150

J. A. Wilkinson / Coolalta. No base mark. (New South Wales)

Embossing:
J. A. Wilkinson / Coolalta. No base mark. (New South Wales)
Type:
Wine Cork Stoppered
Variety:
Applied top. Green. 26 oz.
Era:
1880s
Height:
295 mm
Condition:
Very Good. 15 mm thin sliver chip along upper left lip, the mid part of this expands out to a 5 x 4 mm chip. Some inner neck dirt or haze. Couple of dull spots externally. Some scuffs and scratches to the surface. The two O's of Coolalta have some surface nibbles. Great, early Australian wine bottle in this large size.
Grade:
7.5
Bids:
8
Sold For:
AU $ 61

Hans Irvine / (Floral Bouquet) / Gt Western Vineyard. Base Mark: M / Dot. (Victoria)

Embossing:
Hans Irvine / (Floral Bouquet) / Gt Western Vineyard. Base Mark: M / Dot. (Victoria)
Type:
Wine Australian
Variety:
Applied top, spun finish. Green. 26 oz.
Era:
1900s
Height:
298 mm
Condition:
Very Good. A bit of stain inside the back. Some scratches and scuffs over the surface. A little rough patch on the outer front lip. Nice detailed embossing. Good looking Australian wine bottle.
Grade:
7.9
Bids:
9
Sold For:
AU $ 65

Big Tree. Smooth indented base.

Embossing:
Big Tree. Smooth indented base.
Type:
Wine Australian
Variety:
Chestnut shaped. Internal Thread. Applied top. Green. 15 oz.
Era:
1910s
Height:
173 mm
Condition:
Very Good. Shallow 10 x 7 mm chip down the side lip. Scratches over the surface. Some dirt inside. Nice early looking type.
Grade:
7.7
Bids:
3
Sold For:
AU $ 17
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