Tag Archives: bottle collecting

Diggin' Old Bottles

Diggin' Old Bottles

By Maxine Cart-Lome Collectors will tell you it’s the thrill of the hunt for what they love that drives their passion for collecting. That’s certainly true among bottle collectors, who have many places to look and dig through to find their treasures outside of antique shops, eBay, auction houses, flea markets, and bottle dealers. Whether […]

All in the Family: A Collection of Historical American Flasks

All in the Family: A Collection of Historical American Flasks

An interview with Mark Vuono by Bob Strickhart In the world of bottle collecting, as is true in other areas, you will find both “general collectors” and those we can refer to as “specialty collectors.” Some of those specialty areas include historical flasks, fruit jars, bitters, sodas, milk bottles, pontilled medicines, Christmas lights, target balls, […]

National Association of Milk Bottle Collectors (NAMBC) to hold 35th Annual Convention

National Association of Milk Bottle Collectors (NAMBC) to hold 35th Annual Convention

The National Association of Milk Bottle Collectors (NAMBC) will hold its 35th Annual Convention at The Holiday Inn in Grantville (Hershey) PA at the junctions of Interstates 80 and 81 from May 28th to May 31, 2015. Throughout the convention members will sell and trade milk bottles, caps and dairy related memorabilia. There will be […]