datings mir inregister - Web dating directory info

This huge (555 pages), recently released work is one of the best "bottle books" there is for helping with the complicated subject of bottle identification.

This book includes - for the first time in print - a summary of this websites () bottle dating key as a chapter entitled "Summary Guide to Dating Bottles" by this author (pages 33 to 49).

It also includes "Bottle Dating Worksheets" (pages 51 to 55) by Rebecca Allen and this author to assist in the systematic dating of an historic bottle based on the information in that dating key as well as other information on the website.

web dating directory info-69

We have tried to define the distinction between these two classes of bottles from the perspective of the intent of and information found on this website.: This website was prepared based primarily on information about bottle manufacturing technologies, processes, and styles specific to the United States. Viewers are encouraged, for personal or classroom use, to download limited copies of posted material. Author reserves the right to update this information as appropriate.

Empirical observations indicate that Canadian-made bottles very often followed similar glassmaking technique and process chronologies making much of the information applicable to Canadian made bottles. If using this site for the dating or typing of a known or likely Canadian-made bottle, keep this in mind as the reliability of the information may be reduced.

In addition, this site also assists the user with these questions: 3.

What technology, techniques, or processes were used to manufacture the bottle? Where did the bottle come from, i.e., where was it made and/or used? Where can I go for more information on historic bottles?

This complex of pages is a major hub of the rest of this website and the best place to start a search.

Also linked to the Dating page is a sub-page called Examples of Dating Historic Bottles which tracks a few different bottles through a dating and general information quest to illustrate how the dating process and this website work.This site instead attempts to help the user determine some key facts - approximate age & function - about any given utilitarian* bottle/jar based on observable physical characteristics.Hundreds of specific historic bottles are used as examples within the pages of this website to illustrate the concepts discussed; with luck you may find the specific bottle you have an interest in discussed though typically you will not.The author created this website as a BLM employee and continues to update and enhance the site in retirement as a volunteer.This website now has a permanent home courtesy of the Society for Historical Archaeology (SHA). This entire website is essentially a "key" - albeit a complex one - to the dating and typing (typology) of historic bottles.The title of any given page gives the predominant theme of that page and would be the first place to start when pursuing information on that particular subject.

Tags: , ,