There are several factors that determine the value of old bottles.While an accurate evaluation can only be done by someone experienced with antique bottles, you can get an idea of how much a bottle is worth by considering these factors.The seam on an ABM bottle will run all the way up the bottle and over the lip.As with any collectible item, the condition of the bottle will play a significant role in its value.Beneath the ship, the words "Ship Grand Turk" appeared in a banner.On the back of the containers in blue appeared the contents: "After Shave Talc," "After Shaving Lotion," or "Cologne for Men." Over the years, the Grand Turk has taken on a more stylized appearance.Finding a five year old Coke bottle in the local creek is not going to make you rich.Finding a one hundred year old Coke bottle might put a few dollars in your pocket should you decide to sell it.
And, up until the mid 1940s, all pottery products bore the Ship Grand Turk.Basically, I'm hoping that someone can help me find out how old this bottle is. I took a couple of pictures with my digital camera (in less than ideal conditions - please forgive me) Thanks in advance for your time. Once the likely bottle age or date range is determined, some examples of other places to look for more information is provided.: -It is about 9" (23 cm) in height and 2 3/8th inches (6 cm) in diameter.-It is made of thick, heavy glass for its size, weighing almost 1 lb.