
Early pontil shape, circ: 18381845
Typical size: 6 1/2 x 2 7/16"
Also in pint size but not sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
43 bottles.


Late pontil shape, circ: 18441846
Typical size: 6 7/8 x 2 1/2"
Not known in quart size or sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters.
Glass & Pottery. Occurs on
20 bottles. 

Soda shape, circ: 18451865
Typical size: 7 1/4 x 2 9/16"
Not known in quart size but come sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on over 1,000 bottles. 

Pony shape, circ: 18521905
Typical size: 7 x 2 1/2"
Not known in quart size but come sided
Used mostly to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters and
in some applications beers of various sorts.
Glass only. Occurs on over 3,000 bottles. 

Drug store shape, circ: 18551865
Typical size: 7 1/2 x 2 3/4"
Not known in quart size or sided
Used mostly by pharmacists to bottle artificial soda and
mineral waters. Was for a more upscale trade.
Glass only. Occurs on
42 bottles. 

Ten Pin shape, circ: 18441910
Typical size: 7 x 2" or 8 x 2"
Also in quart size and sided bottles
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters. The
degree curving on the sides varies greatly.
Glass & Pottery.
Occurs on 106 bottles. 

Teepee shape, circ: 18471905
Typical size: 7 1/2 x 2 3/4"
Known sided but not in quart size
Used mostly to bottle artificial soda and
mineral waters. Was also used to bottle beer.
Glass only. Occurs on
2 bottles. 

Gravitating shape, circ: 18651885
Typical size: 7 1/4 x 2 3/8"
Not known in quart size or sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters using the
Mathew's patent of 1864. Shape was also used for
Hutchinson's patent of 1879.
Glass only. Occurs on
334 bottles. 

Arthur Christin shape, circ 18751880
Typical size: 7 1/2 x 2 3/8"
Not known in quart size or sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
22 bottles. 

Hutchinson shape, circ: 18801915
Typical size: 6 1/2 to 7 1/2 x 2 3/8"
Also in pint and quart sizes and sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters using the
Hutchinson or similar patents.
Glass only. Occurs on over 12,000 bottles. 

Ginger Ale shape, circ: 18701895
Typical size: 7 1/2 x 2 5/8 or 8 1/2 x 2 3/8"
Not known in quart size or sided
Used to bottle ginger ale.
Glass only.
Occurs on 411 bottles. 

Cylinder shape, circ:
18551920
Typical size: 7 1/2 x 2 5/8 or 8 1/2 x 2 3/8"
Sizes range from 7 to 24 inches. Not known sided. Use continues
to modern day.
Used to bottle mineral or natural spring waters and bottlers
supplies.
Glass only.
Occurs on 209 bottles. 

Torpedo shape, circ: 18001900
Typical size: 8 3/4 x 2 5/8"
Not known in quart sizes or sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
110 bottles. 

Round bottom shape, circ: 18751920
Typical size: 9 x 2 3/8"
Known in quart size and come sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral water.
Glass only.
Occurs on 147 bottles. 

Codd shape, circ: 18731925
Typical size: 8 1/4 x 2 1/2"
Not known in quart sizes or sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters under
Codd's patent. More common in other countries than in North
America.
Glass only.
Occurs on 206 bottles. 

Hybrid Codd shape, circ: 18731895
Typical size: 9 3/4 x 2 1/2"
Not known in quart sizes or sided
Used to bottle artificial soda and mineral waters under
Codd's patent. More common in other countries than in North
America.
Glass only. Occurs on
9 bottles. 

Saratoga quart shape, circ: 18231885
Typical size: 9 1/2 x 3 3/4"
Not known in pint sizes or sided
Used to bottle natural mineral waters.
Glass only.
Occurs on 170 bottles. 

Saratoga high shoulder quart shape, circ: 18351875
Typical size: 9 1/2 x 3 3/4"
Not known in pint sizes or sided
Used to bottle natural mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
19 bottles. 

Saratoga pint shape, circ: 18231885
Typical size: 7 3/4 x 3"
Not known in quart sizes or sided
Used to bottle natural mineral waters.
Glass only.
Occurs on 173 bottles. 

Saratoga half pint shape, circ: 18361880
Typical size: 7 x 2 3/4"
Not known in quart sizes or sided
Used to bottle natural mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
22 bottles. 

Saratoga magnum shape, circ: 18351845
Typical size: 11 x 3 3/4"
Not known in pint sizes or sided
Used to bottle natural mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on 2 bottles. 

Saratoga salt jar shape, circ: 18551875
Typical size: 8 x 3 3/4"
Also in pint sizes but not sided
Used to bottle salts from natural mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
16 bottles. 

Case shape, circ: 18551910
Typical size: 11 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2"
Not known in pint sizes
Used to bottle natural mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
13 bottles. 

Fifth shape, circ: 18601870
Typical size: 11 x 3"
Not known in pint sizes or sided
Rarely Used to bottle natural mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
2 bottle. 

Siphon shape, circ: 18551920
Typical size: 11 x 4"
Known in pint sizes and sided
Used to bottle artificial mineral waters. Come with
and without footed base.
Glass only.
Occurs on 203 bottles. 

Medicine shape, circ: 18551920
Typical size: 8 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/2"
Not known in pint sizes or sided
Used to bottle artificial mineral waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
6 bottles. 

Seltzer shape, circ: 17501920
Typical size: 11 1/4 x 3 1/2"
Known in pint sizes but not sided
Used to bottle natural mineral waters, beer and gin.
Usually of Germanic in origin and reused in America.
Pottery only. Occurs on
3 bottles. 

Jug shape, circ: 18001920
Typical size: 12 x 8"
Known in pint and larger sizes but not sided may be ovoid
or very angular in shape
Used to bottle natural mineral waters and bottlers supplies
such as syrups.
Pottery only.
Occurs on 75 bottles. 

Oyster cocktail shape, circ: 19051920
Typical size: 4 3/4 x 1 1/2"
Not known in pint sizes or sided
Used to bottle an oyster cocktail.
Glass only. Occurs on
12 bottles. 

Root beer extract shape, circ: 18801920
Typical size: 4 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2"
Not known in pint sizes
Used to bottle concentrated extracts for use in preparing
carbonated beverages at home.
Glass only. Occurs on
46 bottles. 

Medicine shape, circ: 18801905
Typical size: 5 1/4 x 2 x 1"
Not known in pint sizes
Rarely used to bottle concentrated extracts for use in preparing
carbonated beverages at home.
Glass only. Occurs on
5 bottles. 

Syrup Dispenser shape, circ: 18801940
Typical size: 11 x 3
Not known in pint sizes
Used to bottle concentrated syrups that were diluted with carbonated
water at soda fountains for serving carbonated beverages.
Glass only. Occurs on
29 bottles.


Citrate shape, circ: 19001920
Typical size: 7 x 2 3/4"
Not known in quart sizes or sided.
Rarely used to bottle specialty waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
1 bottle. 

Standard Milk shape, circ:
19001940
Typical size: 9 1/2 x 3 3/4"
Only known in quart sizes.
Rarely used to bottle mineral or table waters.
Glass only. Occurs on
3 bottles.


Seltzer Water shape, circ: 18701915
Typical size: 6 x 2 7/8"
Known in half pint, pint and quart sizes, but not sided.
An English style shape used to bottler seltzer water.
Called a Dumpy Seltzer.
Glass only. Occurs on
12 bottles.


Round Bottom Seltzer shape, circ: 18701890
Typical size: 7 x 2 7/8"
Known in half pint size, but not sided.
An English style shape used to bottler seltzer water.
Glass only. Occurs on
1 bottle.


Vial shape, circ: 18651875
Typical size: 6 x 3/4 x 3/4"
Only known in standard sizes and sided.
Used to package crystals used to make soda water at home.
Glass only. Occurs on
1 bottle.


Cream Soda shape, circ:
18601880
Typical size: 5 3/4 x 2"
Only known in small sizes
and not sided.
Used to bottle cream soda or similar products
Glass only. Occurs on
48 bottles.


Globe shape, circ:
19101920
Typical size: 10 x 4"
Usually a quart size and not sided.
Used to decant mineral waters or similar products and soda
fountain syrups.
Glass only. Occurs on 8 bottles.


