It shows that the side mold seam does go up to and through the finish/lip all the way to the top of the bottle.
The bottle also does not have a ground down surface on the top of the finish.
-The Mission Beverages "label" appears to be painted or silk-screened onto the bottle. The embossing indicates that this has to be a molded bottle and can not be either free-blown, dip molded, or from a turn-mold.
The picture to the lower right is a close-up of finish of the Mission bottle.
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This is a result of using arsenic and/or selenium as the glass decolorizer.
Looking at the two options under Question #8, it is clear (no pun intended) that this bottle matches refinement #2 which makes it highly probable that this bottle dates after 1920 and but probably no later than the 1960s.
Other women will get most - if not all - of the "easy" attention from men, so you need to narrow your focus and seek attention only from the men that matter.We now have refined the bottle age range a bit more - between about 19.have the distinctive "Diamond O-I" marking just under the "7".This yields a "YES" answer to Question #2 and we know that this is a narrow mouth/bore machine-made bottle which very likely dates no earlier than 1905 and probably 1910. (Note: This section of the dating key is a series of independent questions where the answer to any given question is not dependent on the answer to another; a user may view the questions in any order.)In reading through "B", there are a couple other options available to help refine the dating a bit.If one looks closely at the thick glass in the base of the bottle, one can see that the glass is not quite perfectly colorless, but instead has a slight "straw" or washed out amber tint to the glass (picture of base below).I've dated countless women and it has always amazed me how little they know about men.If nothing else, this blog is an outlet for voicing my astonishment at the typical female's ignorance of the male mindset.The bottles used for illustration are a small but diverse assortment designed to give users guidance on how to work a bottle through the dating information to answer the Homepage's primary question #1 - What is the age of the bottle?) to the specific dating questions on the Bottle Dating page are included so that a user can reference the necessary portions of that page.In order to be effective, you need to be honest with yourself and filter out the men who will waste your time - even when you are tempted by your emotions, pride or biology to do otherwise.This page provides some examples of how to use the website (primarily the Bottle Dating pages) to determine the approximate date or date range for various types of bottles made between the early 1800s and the mid-20th century.