Dating antique whiskey bottles


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Xnxx grils - Dating antique whiskey bottles

Hand blown bottles will have be less uniform than machine blown bottles, unless they were blown into a mold.

By Michael Veach Photos by Justin Thompson There is a lot of interest in collecting old ‘dusty’ bottles of whiskey.

The prices of these bottles have risen tenfold in the last decade with some older bottles bringing prices in the tens of thousands of dollars.

The 19th century produced few whiskey bottles compared to the 20th century.

For most of the century Bourbon and Rye whiskeys were sold by the distiller in the barrel.