1900 SHASTA FROM SHASTA SPRINGS SELTZER BOTTLE ETCHED

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  • Item Category: Glass
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 17,2007
  • Channel: Online Auction
THE SELTZERS THAT SAY "FROM SHASTA SPRINGS" ARE THE OLDEST AND COME FROM THE PERIOD WHEN SHASTA SPRINGS MINERAL WATER WAS THE CONSIDERED THE HEALTHIEST DRINK IN THE NATION. IN THE EARLY 1900'S AMERICANS FLOCKED TO THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIAN RESORT BY TRAIN TO DRINK THE MAGIC ELIXIR. SIGNS AT THE RESORT CALLED IT "THE FOUNTAIN OF ETERNAL YOUTH". LATER ON OTHER SHASTA BOTTLES WOULD BE BOTTLED ALL OVER THE WEST COAST. THE BOTTLES THAT ACTUALLY ARE ETCHED " FROM SHASTA SPRINGS" ARE THE HARDEST TO FIND AND EVOKE A RICH HISTORY WHEN THE TRAIN TOOK THE MASSES OF AMERICAN PEOPLED TO THE HISTORIC RESORT W THE MAGIC WATER SPRUNG FORTH FROM THE GROUND. VERY NICE ANTIQUE BOTTLE FOR THE SELTZER BOTTLE COLLECTOR OR THE COLLECTOR OF SELTZER BOTTLES OR SHASTA SPRINGS CALIFORNIA. BEAUTIFUL TRADITIONAL FANCY BLOCK STYLE LETTERING ON CHRYSTAL CLEAR GLASS. THE PHOTO DOES NOT BRING OUT THE CLEAR GLASS LOOK. THIS LARGE OVERSIZE CLEAR GLASS SELTZER BOTTLE IS DEFINITELY FROM AROUND1900- 1905 AND HAS A THICK CLEAR GLASS BASE. 10" INCHES HIGH WITH ABOUT 34 OZ. CAPACITY AND FOUND WITHOUT ITS TOP OR "HEAD" THIS BEAUTY DISPLAYS SUPER NICE. OLD TIME BUBBLES IN THE GLASS AND FOR THE MOST PART PERFECT. ANY FLAW YOU WILL FIND WILL BE VERY TINY. THIS WEIGHS ABOUT 4LBS. SHIPPING AND HANDLING FEES WILL BE $15. INTERNATIONAL BIDDERS CONTACT ME FOR SHIPPING .

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