Summertime is for Corn – Great Corn Figurals

Corn Field Art

Silver Queen Corn

Summertime is for Corn – Great Corn Figurals

14 August 2011

Apple-Touch-IconAI grew up in Maryland and remember all of the corn fields I would see on my way to the Maryland and Delaware beaches in the summer. We would always stop at the fruit and vegetable stands and buy Silver Queen Corn. Makes my mouth water. Everything is fried and baked dry in this terrible drought in Texas so I thought I would play with and post my corn bottles!

National Bitters – Meyer Collection

Figural Whiskey Corns – Meyer Collection

Figural Corn Cologne – Meyer Collection

Fitzpatrick Whiskey Corn – Ex Meyer – Forbes Collection

About Ferdinand Meyer V

Ferdinand Meyer V is a native of Baltimore, Maryland and has a BFA in Fine Art and Graphic Design from the Kansas City Art Institute and School of Design. Ferdinand is the founding Principal of FMG Design, a nationally recognized design consultation firm. Ferdinand is a passionate collector of American historical glass specializing in bitters bottles, color runs and related classic figural bottles. He is married to Elizabeth Jane Meyer and lives in Houston, Texas with their daughter and three wonderful grandchildren. The Meyers are also very involved in Quarter Horses, antiques and early United States postage stamps. Ferdinand is the past 6-year President of the Federation of Historical Bottle Collectors and is one of the founding members of the FOHBC Virtual Museum.
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1 Response to Summertime is for Corn – Great Corn Figurals

  1. Froggy says:

    Great buncha’ corn there Mr. “P”… Looks like a bushel for sure. Yep, tis the season; up here in WI. corn’s sellin’ on about every street corner for a few bucks/dozen. Damn, I got screwed; last ear I bought at Reno From Bill was $500! Seriously, your run’s a delight!

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