St. Patty’s Day Treasures On The Beach

Yesterday, we had SPRING: sunshine, temps in the upper 70’s and a delightful breeze.

Bev and I took advantage of the weather and spent a little time beachcombing in the afternoon. I found some green, which I thought was appropriate for St. Patrick’s Day.  The shard on the far left is textured (embossed?) and a gold-green color. It’s the thickness of a potato chip.

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But, my treasure for the day was this. A Bayer aspirin bottle, which was full of sand when I found it.

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It cleaned up rather nicely.

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We haven’t determined an approximate date yet.  Motor Man did a little online research last night, and we think it’s possibly from the 1930’s.

In the meantime, it has a new home on the shelf in our half bath.

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~These Days Of Mine~

16 responses to “St. Patty’s Day Treasures On The Beach

  1. What a fabulous find! I love the green glass but finding a complete bottle is amazing! What fun. One day I will come go beach combing with you guys!

  2. What a perfect little bud vase that bottle would make!

  3. I LOVE the color of the green glass – never seen it as pretty as that before. …And the aspirin bottle wonderful, and it looks good in its new home.

  4. Neat that you found the green glass on St. Patrick’s Day!
    The old aspirin bottle is a lot more interesting than the newer bottles.

  5. I am glad the aspirin bottle has a home.. 🙂

  6. That Bayer bottle is a wonderful find….and looks perfect in its new home.

  7. i like finding neat bottles!

  8. The aspirin bottle is an amazing find, Dianna! I’m glad you put it on display.

  9. What a lovely little bottle. I agree with Silver, in the bathroom it would make a cute bud vase.

  10. Love your little bottle! Great find!!

  11. LOVE the bottle!

  12. Awesome finds on a great day !
    That little shelf was just waiting for that bottle … perfect spot ….

  13. What a great find! The aspirin bottle is perfect on that shelf………..You definitely scored with that…….


  14. Shirley Matthews Dunn

    What a good find that old aspirin bottle was. You made some good finds on a beautiful day!

  15. What a fun day (and find)!!

  16. Adorable little bottle, and I agree, it looks great in its new home.

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