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by JimbobAK
Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
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Those Washington Territory bottles rock! Love it
by JimbobAK
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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Independent Brewing Company Seattle

G.H.Moore bourbon
San Francisco
by JimbobAK
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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Embossed medicine bottles
by JimbobAK
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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Embossed milk bottles
by JimbobAK
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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I figured to help with the boredom i would share a few of the dive treasures from the last couple years. Enjoy and let’s see some of yours! Anheuser Busch Syrup Dispenser https://www.antiqueadvertisingexpert.com/project/anheuser-busch-stoneware-syrup-dispenser-5-cents-st-louis-mo-circa-1906/ Porcela...
by JimbobAK
Sun Mar 15, 2020 7:51 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

Re: The Bottle Thread

Up in Ketchikan, my buddies and I dive for bottles/artifacts all the time
by JimbobAK
Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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60south I love the ammo!
by JimbobAK
Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

Re: The Bottle Thread

Found a couple good ones today, my 1st Dr J Hostetter’s Stomach Bitters and for you Seattle guys a Claussen Brewing Assn beer bottle.
by JimbobAK
Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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Found my first Bitters Bottle! Super cool
by JimbobAK
Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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I cant find anything about this old Druggist bottle online but I like anything that says Alaska on it:
by JimbobAK
Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

Re: The Bottle Thread

I almost left this one but the irregular bottom made me keep it and it was fun looking it up. Pre-Prohibition whiskey bottle, the Bonnie Brothers were born in the mid-1800's. More than you ever want to know about there business here:
http://pre-prowhiskeymen.blogspot.com/2 ... er_29.html
by JimbobAK
Sun Dec 31, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Hello from AK
Replies: 6
Views: 1019

Re: Hello from AK

We are fortunate up here, there are lots of diving opportunities on the road system and with a boat the possibilities are endless. We spend some time collecting tasty things to eat (spearfishing rockfish is fun, gathering scallops, etc.) and lots of time trying to find ancient treasures (bottles and...
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

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One of my favorite bottles so far, just a cool story and a great name. Total "snake oil", they claimed it could cure all kinds of things including cancer, tumors and deafness. It was about half full of some god-awful yellow crap when I found it (im sure it was partially the original wizard...
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 220
Views: 62892

Re: The Bottle Thread

Here is a weird one I found the other night, at first we thought it was some sort of pipe but it doesn't have any hole in the handle that I can see. Maybe a weird gravy bowl or something???
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Hello from AK
Replies: 6
Views: 1019

Re: Hello from AK

I live in Ketchikan, have you been up here?
by JimbobAK
Sat Dec 30, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Hello from AK
Replies: 6
Views: 1019

Hello from AK

Been diving for a couple years, the latest obsession is old bottles and such that seem to take up most of our dive time now. I'm excited to have access to the knowledge and experience on here.