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Offline keith

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Re: End of summer puzzle !
« Reply #10 on: September 26, 2014, 07:13:17 PM »
Not yet, it might be a while before I get back there, if it's still there I will get it, ;D ;D

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Offline pamela

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Re: End of summer puzzle !
« Reply #11 on: September 28, 2014, 07:25:01 AM »
Received Dr. Funke's reply as follows:

The 'ODOL' base mark does not help to determine the age of bottles. It appears earlier than 1912 and even after 1945.

Some very early bottles show a pressed "DR Patent" (Deutsches Reich Patent).

Pre-1945 bottles without mark are only known as advertising items and are of ceramic material.

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