Colored pontil medicines are in serious demand, and it's getting very hard to find them now. Here is a fine example. This rectangular medicine has beveled corners, crude hammered character, a hand applied taper top, and an open pontil scar.
Embossed: FROM THE / LABORATORY // OF / G. W. MERCHANT / CHEMIST // LOCKPORT / N. Y.
Height: 5 7/8"
Color: very deep blue-hued emerald green
Condition: Excellent - perfectly clean, hardly any wear, and almost perfect structurally perfect. Only detraction is a very subtle 1/8" old sliver off the lip (see pics), no harm really, hard to see it.
Reference Number: SH43