At Antique Bottle Auctions, you can expect to find some wonderful bottles. One of the headline lots is a bottle from the collection of Ralph van Brocklin, which is estimated to fetch $10,000-$15,000. Other items in the auction include a General Frank Cheatham Bitters bottle and a flask by D. Kirkpatrick & Co.
The Bureau is based at the Elsecar Heritage Centre, where collectors from around the world gather. It hosts a quarterly week-end fair and auctions. Its office is open from Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm, or by appointment. Founder and director Alan Blakeman regularly attends specialist bottle fairs in the UK.
The auction house’s goal is to ensure that customers have a pleasant experience. Its professional team is dedicated to ensuring that all items are treated with the utmost care during the auction process. All lots are meticulously described, accompanied by multiple high-quality photographs. Moreover, every item is independently checked by Travis and David. This double-checking process minimizes the risk of mistakes.
One of the best online venues for antique bottle auctions is eBay. Browse the Collectibles and Bottles category to find items of interest. Always look for a seller with a positive feedback rating and a satisfaction guarantee. You can also search for an item by using specific keywords such as “bottle”, “medicine” or “cure,” “oil” or “milk” bottle.