Bottle has a wrap-around front label and embossing of "Poor Man's Family Bitters" on the back side. The beautiful label tells all the afflictions this cure-all was used for and directions for use. Antique bottle came right out of a full case which still had the sawdust packing inside of it. This bottle is in excellent condition for its' age with just one part of the label scratched up on one side. Medicine bottle has no chips or cracks and has a cork-top.
The original contents are still inside, as well, which is hard to find. The top has a proprietary stamp on it dated November 11, 1870.
This bottle was produced 5 years after the Civil War ended. Product was manufactured by Poor Man's Bitters Company Oswego, N. Please see pictures for the look of this lovely bottle. It measures 6 and 1/4?
Tall by 2 and 3/4? Wide by 1 and 3/4? You won't find antique bottles in this pristine condition very often. Don't miss out on owning your very own piece of history.Very old aqua embossed labeled medicine bottle would be great for display in your collection. The item "RARE 1870 POOR MAN'S FAMILY BITTERS EMBOSSED MEDICINE BOTTLE with LABEL OSWEGO, NY" is in sale since Saturday, July 31, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Bottles & Insulators\Bottles\Antique (Pre-1900)\Bitters". The seller is "stonetavernantiques" and is located in Elkton, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.