Share your favorites on Show & Tell

7UP Bottle Found Years Ago

In Bottles > Cola and Pop Bottles > Show & Tell.
Bottles2364 of 36641930's/40's 7Up Bottle-Detroit, MIOld Vintage Bottles from Brooklyn, NY, New York City and Long Island
Love it
Like it

trgrubaughtrgrubaugh likes this.
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 3 years ago


(1 item)

Here is a 7UP bottle that I found while doing house renovations in New Orleans, LA. I've tried to find out more about it and an approximate value, but have had no luck. Here's some particulars:
8" Tall
Crown Top
Smooth Base with embossing
Embossed Text on Base reads:
DR. PEPPER BOTT. CO. NEW ORLEANS, LA. around outer edges
In center of base there is an embossed "7UP" (the "up" is underlined)
Above the 7UP, it is very difficult to see, but it looks kinda like a circle within a star, or between parentheses??? with a faint number 3 to the left and a 5 to the right of it.
Under the 7UP, there is a faint number 2 or 3 embossed as well

On the face of the bottle there is a painted white label: 7up ALKALINE REACTION THE GAS PURIFIES, with a white baseline.
Under the label there is a faint embossing which reads c67

There is a slight brown discoloration on the "S" of the word PURIFIES...see photos.
Otherwise there are only the slight scratches common with a bottle of this age.

Unsolved Mystery

Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.