Soaring Through the World

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

A Photo a Day: My Daily Sustenance, Day 200

  latest addition to my bottle collection
I had no idea that this type of stopper was still used.  The bottle to the left of the blue one is a vintage citrate of magnesia bottle
 container.  My youngest son informed me that the stunning blue bottle is for beer.  Oh, the things we learn!  
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f you are a frequent reader, you surely know by now that blue, especially cobalt blue, is my favorite color for interior decoration.

3 comments:

ADRIAN said...

this is a great image. almost grey scale but the blue makes it.

Wayne (Woody), whatever said...

I think cobalt is my favorite color. It makes the bottle mysterious. I've never seen a blue beer bottle. I remember drinking a Dutch beer in a similar but brown bottle.

GB said...

When I had a pottery one of the favourite colours with customers was created using cobalt. It can also be a very difficult colour to use in pottery and was often the bane of my life. It's also very expensive.