Onion Bottle - Cobalt

c.1680-1730; Named after its similar appearance to an onion. This bottle was a result of the needs from tavern owners who desired a more stable bottle, which was less prone to breakage in the taverns. The onions neck was much shorter than earlier bottles and the squat broad base was a much more stable form. Handblown Glass Onion Bottle is approx. 8'' tall and 1 1/2'' in diameter. Holds about 56 oz of liquid.

$36.00

Top Shelf Jewelry USA Made Earrings Gold and Purple Dangly Stones

These elegant sparkly pendant earrings are the perfect proportion for day or night. The amethyst-toned crystals are from a famous European maker.

$29.95

Case Bottle - Green

Case bottles were the most common glass vessels in the first half of the 17th century and were used for storing wine. Their use at Jamestown was wide spread where literally hundreds were recovered. The name derives from the square sides of the bottle that allowed them to be packed into a wooden box or case for easy transport. Bottle is approximately 9" high

$32.00

Pen Set in Blue Box

Before the gel pen or ball point, or even the fountain pen, was the dip or nib pen. With its metal tip, the dip pen is far more durable than its predecessor, the quill pen. This handsome, brass-trimmed, blue painted wood box holds two pen handles, eight interchangeable nibs, one 2 fluid oz. bottle each of Bordeaux and sienna inks.

$57.95

Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief

By James M. McPherson Embattled Rebel shows that it is too easy to diminish Davis because of his cause’s failure. In order to understand the Civil War and its outcome, it is essential to give Davis his due as a military leader and as the president of an aspiring Confederate nation. McPherson gives us Jefferson Davis as the commander in chief he really was, showing persuasively that while Davis did not win the war for the South, he was scarcely responsible for losing it. Hardcover 300 pages

$32.95

Case Bottle-Cobalt

Case bottles were the most common glass vessels in the first half of the 17th century and were used for storing wine. Their use at Jamestown was wide spread where literally hundreds were recovered. The name derives from the square sides of the bottle that allowed them to be packed into a wooden box or case for easy transport. Bottle is approximately 9" high

$32.00

Sparking Lamp - Teal

Small oil lamps were used in the 1800's to set the duration of a visit for a gentleman caller. When the lamp went out so did he. This piece measures 7 high.
All of the Jamestown Glasshouse produced pieces are hand-blown and crafted by local artisans. The natural color of glass is green so if you seek historical accuracy then your best selection is the green glass items.

$34.00

Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson

Rebel Yell is written with the swiftly vivid narrative that is Gwynne's hallmark and is rich with battle lore, biographical detail, and intense conflict between historical figures. Gwynne delves deep into Jackson's private life , his brilliant 24-month career in the Civil War, his stunning effect on the course of the War itself, and his tragic death, which caused both North and South to grieve the loss of a remarkable American hero. Hardcover 672 pages

$35.00

Creamer Pitcher - Cobalt

This Piece is an example of a commonly used household item. It is not a reproduction of an artifact. Each piece was hand-blown and is one of a kind. No two pieces are identical. This piece measures approximately 3 ¾ high.
The natural color of glass is green, because sand has iron oxide or rust in it naturally. To change the color, a metal must be added.

$26.00

Turtle Key Holder Iron

She may look solid, but the shell of this little turtle lifts off to reveal a hiding place. Perfect for paper clips on your desk, or that extra key hidden in the garden.

$7.95
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