RARE DENVER COL. SPLIT-SCHLITZ MILWAUKEE BRANCH BOTTLE
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UP FOR AUCTION IS A RARE SPLIT OR PONY FROM DENVER, COLORADO. A BRANCH BOTTLER FOR MILWAUKEE'S SCHLITZ , CLARKE & WALKER WERE ONE OF ONLY A FEW THAT TOOK THE BRAND WEST TO ESTABLISH WHAT ONCE WAS ONE OF THE NATION'S BIGGEST NATIONAL BRANDS.
A RARE & EARLY BOTTLE IN EXCELLENT ORIGINAL CONDITION ...A SWEET LITTLE BIG SCRIPT , LONG-NECK SPLIT YOU WON'T WANT TO LOOSE OUT ON!!
///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// /MERCHANDISE DESCRIPTION GENERAL DESCRIPTION A 1/2 Pt. or split, this has an unusually long neck giving the bottle a unique look. It measures 2-3/8" W X 7-5/8" H. It's of early BIM(Blown in mold) manufacture with a separately applied top, therefore circa. 1880's.
Front Embossing- "'SCHLITZ" in a very unusual, large cursive script. Lower front - "CLARKE AND WALKER"Rear Embossing - "DENVER, COLO."
COLORThe color is a LIGHT GREEN-AQUA
CONDITIONThe bottle is in great original condition. It has several short scratches, some small & scattered outside stain spots and some minor interior cloud. Otherwise, the bottle is overall BRIGHT & SHINY, appearing mint/near-mint from a few feet away. There are NO cracks, chips, pot stones, open bubbles or bruises. ... read more