Baltimore Washington Monument Figural Bottle, “BALTIMORE GLASSWORKS / EST’D 1790 / BAKER BROS & CO. – THE MONUMENTAL CITY / 1880 / SESQUI CENTENNIAL”, Baltimore Glass Works, ca. 1880, clear glass monument, 9 1/4”h, smooth base, sheared and inward rolled lip.
Pristine perfect condition and extremely rare! The construction of the Washington Monument in Baltimore began in 1815 and was completed in 1829, almost 20-years before the more famous one in Washington, D.C. was built! – Glass Works Auctions #140