Very crude, mold-blown cure bottle in an attractive shade of minty green aquamarine; large tubular pontil scar on base. The photos are probably the best description. Background : [From the Internet]: In Moffats United States Almanac for the Year 1844, editor William B. Moffat (Johns son) noted the wide ranging afflictions that Life Pills and Phoenix Bitters could cure, including. GoutDropsies of all kindsthe worst cases of GravelWormsAsthma and ConsumptionScurvy, Ulcers and Invererate SoresFlatulency, Palpitation of the Heart, Loss of Appetite, Heart-burn, and Headach, Restlessness, Ill-temper, Anxiety, Langour, and Melancholy New York Times Aug.
Condition : Very Good to Excellent undamaged condition with strong color and very bold embossing throughout. There is a small surface burst noted on the neck interior (see close-up, photo #11). No chips, cracks or repaired damage.Displays brilliantly on a sill. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Measures 5-1/2H x 2-1/2W x 1-3/4D overall. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique NY Bottle 19thC John Moffat $1 Phoenix Bitters, Crude Green Aqua Pontil" is in sale since Sunday, April 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Bottles & Insulators\Bottles\Antique (Pre-1900)\Bitters". The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.