Jim Beam Figural Bottles: An Unauthorized Collector's Guide

Jim Beam Figural Bottles: An Unauthorized Collector's Guide

by Molly Higgins
     
 

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Hundreds of Jim Beam glass and ceramic decanters dating from 1940-2000 are shown in color, with current market values and helpful information for the collector. These popular collectibles were produced by the Regal China Company of Chicago from 1940 to 1992 and then by Wade Ceramics, Ltd. in England. Beam commissioned their annual convention bottles along with many go

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Hundreds of Jim Beam glass and ceramic decanters dating from 1940-2000 are shown in color, with current market values and helpful information for the collector. These popular collectibles were produced by the Regal China Company of Chicago from 1940 to 1992 and then by Wade Ceramics, Ltd. in England. Beam commissioned their annual convention bottles along with many go-with items, convention give-aways, and collector promotions. The decanters are organized by series that cover an incredible diversity of subjects, from Cadillacs to chili recipes, from Mortimer Snead to Spiro Agnew, from the Chicago Cubs to the Great Chicago Fire. For the newcomer, this book introduces the enjoyable world of Beam bottle collecting. With market values ranging from a couple of dollars into the thousands, excellent availability, and a wonderful fellowship among collectors, this is a great hobby. For experienced collectors, this book offers an opportunity to view a nearly complete collection of Jim Beam collectibles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764321818
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/28/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
491,428
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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