With a knack for bringing out the beauty in the bizarre and the allure in the in the traditional, Relique owners Rick Brandt and Mary Beth Voss scour the globe to find noteworthy cast-offs from the Industrial age and retro relics that warm the home with storied charm. From mod ceramics and hatboxes to tobacco tins and apothecary vials, this marvelously motley collection has an endearing accent for every room in the house.
This Frigidaire glass refrigerator storage bottle features a frosted ribbed design. To make this type of glassware, uranium was added to a glass mix before melting, a process that typically results in a piece of glassware that contains a harmless amount of radioactivity that nevertheless glows green under a UV light. The making of this type of glassware was sharply curtailed during the Cold War and the remaining existing pieces are now collected as antique novelty items. This vintage product is in mint, original condition.