Dr. Von Hopf's Curacoa Bitters, Des Moines

 

 

 

 

 

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Circa 1870 Crude Curacoa Bitters, Des Moines, IA

This is a crude example of this uncommon bitters, having a hand tooled taper top that tilts a bit to the side. The corners are sharply beveled. Embossed on 3 sides.

Embossed: DR VON HOPFS // CHAMBERLAIN & CO / DES MOINES / IOWA. // CURACOA BITTERS

Height:  7 7/8 "  
Color: deep orangish amber

Condition: nearest mint - structurally perfect (no dings, cracks, chips), hardly any wear, nice strike just a few light haze spots.

Reference Number:  M233

Price: $58