Of course, this is general advice that can be applied to any kind of bottle, whether antique, vintage, or new! The plates are quite reasonably priced. People tend to collect the special issue fragrance bottles such as the glass cars and animals. Remove underscore within first part of address. In essence there is no difference between a tester bottle and a regular bottle of cologne. A bottle will have more value if the original content sticker is still on the base, in good legible condition.
You'll find dolls, Cape Cod ruby glass, figurines, and collectible plates as well, all made by the Avon company. Most larger antique malls also will at least a few booths that carry Avon bottles. Some may be answered directly by email, others posted on the site. Vintage Avon Blue Milk Glass Bird House Bottle with top empty Marked Avon on the bottom Very Good Condition. I learned this on the bottle forum I use.
I hope that this answers your question. This organization has chapters all over the United States as well as abroad. McConnell, a book salesman, began giving away small vials of perfume to customers in an attempt to increase interest and sales of his books. If there are many sellers of a certain particular Avon bottle in the market, this will affect its price to go down. The scents of the 1930s are as follows: Jealousy 1930 Duo 1930 Flippant 1933 Syncopate 1933 Botticelliana 1933 Shsh 1933 Salu … t 1934 - Presented in a simple trapezoidal bottle possibly designed by Jean-Michel Frank with a distinctive S on the label and box. The mold numbers do not give info on age of an item.
The original California Perfume Company bottles are the first made for the Avon company and were designed to hold flavorings. Best regards, David Judy, The best way to find the value of Avon items or almost any type of antique, vintage or collectible is to search the ebay site over a period of time. Some of the less abundant pieces in this pattern may demand decent prices, but the most common pieces are still around in rather large quantities such as the goblets, shown here and can be seen frequently at antique stores and flea markets. For Your Site If you have a website that is targeted toward consumers, we encourage you to add our Real Market Data Search Box to your Web site. They likely originated from medieval apothecaries, and were first patented for sale in 18th-century England, where they were concocted by so-called physicians who claimed the bitters were remedies for digestive and circulatory disorders.
I don't care that they are Avon, they just add nice pieces to my collection. These are low-bandwidth tools that allow you to offer up-to-date, unbiased pricing to your Web site users. Inspired, he began formulating perfumes in New York and recruited women as sales representatives. That price is what a buyer should expect to pay a dealer for the stamp. Bottle collecting has become a major American hobby.
To find out the value of your piece, examine the wares at various Avon shops, and then look at recently sold items on eBay. That way, you can avoid buying a fake or wasting your money on a product that isn't priced competitively. Due to this reason, they are willing to purchase the item even at a high cost. What are California Perfume Company bottles? They have never had perfume in them or a lid of any sort. But again, just my opinion! Some of the more popular shapes include figures of people, many types of animals including ducks, eagles, a buffalo, moose, hippo, etc; cars, books, clocks, shoes, guns, cannons, horns, telephones, a hammer, bells, a steamboat, keys, steins, pipes, a tennis racket, an Indian chief, and many, many other designs.
Warren, whose price guide books have been the authority on collectibles values since 1985. The Avon perfume bottles from the Little Miss Lollipop line shaped like a freckle-faced girl figurine with a white hat tied with a red bow were available. Dickel also had Sloan manufacture a huge golf club head and shaft, which it used as a bottle as well. Your best bet would probably be eBay, but most collectors are looking for specific bottles to fill holes in a collection, so selling them all at once will not be easy, not to mention the high shipping costs. This was a collection that consisted of wine goblets, mugs, dinner plates, dessert plates, candleholders, and other pieces.
Older bottles with ceramic heads are usually sought after bycollectors. You have come to the right place! Stamps on envelopes can be worth more, particularly with picture cancellations, First Day Cancellations and special locations. I happily combine and discount shipping for multiple purchases. His business was originally based in New York City. Look for Items in the Original Packaging As with many collectible items, the original package can dramatically enhance the value of Avon collectibles.