Antique Bottle Collector’s Haven


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Antique Bottle Collector’s Haven is a website dedicated to rare and historic bottle collecting.

Website content

There are a variety of sections providing information and assistance to collectors and enthusiasts.


This section provides assistance to collectors in classifying an antique bottle. It offers detail about the five key elements:

  • Category
  • Colour
  • Condition
  • Rarity
  • Age


The following pages provides guidance to collectors about the specified topic:

  • Shows - an extensive list of antique bottle shows and events conducted in the US.
  • Digging - a section containing articles about digging for antique bottles, detailing strategies, problems and results.
  • Colours - a collector’s guide to the various colours of antique bottles.
  • Cleaning - a page providing advice on cleaning antique bottles as well as links to websites offering cleaning services.
  • Tops – this section provides information and images about various bottle tops, such as crown, blob and collar.
  • Bases – information about various bottle base shapes and designs
  • Famous – well-known types of antique bottle
  • Condition – information about rating a bottle’s condition
  • Packing – advice on packing an antique bottle for transportation
  • Closures – a page listing the different types of bottle closures, with images
  • Dating – tips on dating an antique bottle
  • Companies – a section detailing companies that have produced antique bottles


The following are pages of links to websites dealing with the specified subject:

  • For sale - A list of links to website selling/trading antique bottles.
  • Books - As above, but relating to reference books on antique bottles.
  • Newsletter – popular newsletters on antique bottles
  • News groups – forums and discussion boards for antique bottle collectors
  • Appraisals – links to appraisers of antique bottles
  • Clubs – antique bottle clubs and societies
  • Shops – specialist dealers for antique bottles in the US

Related Wikicollecting pages

Main article:
Main article: Cape May County Bottle Collectors
Main article: Historic Bottles
Main article: International Perfume Bottle Association

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