This soda has a very showy purple-hued cobalt coloration. The top is an applied blob. Iron pontiled base is very clear but no residue. The bottle is crude, with a slightly flattened reverse side.
Embossed: JOHN RYAN / EXCELSIOR / MINERAL WATER / SAVANNAH GA // UNION GLASS WORKS / PHIL.A / THIS BOTTLE / IS / NEVER SOLD
Height: 7 7/4"
Color: deep pruple-hued cobalt blue
Condition: Excellent - perfect structurally (no dings, chips, cracks), just a few wear ticks and overall light scratchiness wear. This looks to have been dug and never tumble cleaned, so if don't like the natural patina and character it could be polish cleaned.
Reference Number: GW55