Dating warners kidney bottles
Unlike the Mc Lean's product, this bottle has the noted embossing spread over both sides of the body..again to the delight of collectors. - This is a very nice example of what is reported to be a Western blown tonic bottle and possibly related to the California Dr. The shape, size and embossing pattern was probably chosen to emulate the way more popular "" though the mold engraver (or Dr. ) had a problem correctly spelling purifier choosing to spell it "Purifyer" to the delight of modern bottle collectors.
These used to be virtually unobtainable and rarely seen, though due to a couple small caches of them being found some years back (Nevada & Oregon reportedly) there are a few around now...including this excellent example.Port Manteaux churns out silly new words when you feed it an idea or two.Enter a word (or two) above and you'll get back a bunch of portmanteaux created by jamming together words that are conceptually related to your inputs.A 1747 booklet on the product claims that balsam, “gently infuses its kindly Influence into those Parts that are most in Disorder.” After 1754, Turlington’s remedy came in a trademark bottle with a short, thick neck and stepped sides that widened in the middle and narrowed at the base.It’s believed that Turlington’s made it to America during the Revolutionary War, as the British soldiers would carry it in their knapsacks.