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Atwoods Jaundice Bitters

Atwoods Jaundice Bitters


Reconsidered Trifle - Small edition ceramic cast, of antique bottles. 

Atwood’s Jaundice Bitters

Bottle Circa 1850’s-1880’s

Origin: Georgetown Massachusetts

Manufactured: 1840’s-1940’s

Dimensions: 5 1/2 inches Tall 2 inches dodecagonal


 This bottle would have been produced by Manhattan Medicine Company. 

Moses Atwood sold his Jaundice Bitters company in pieces and parts, by 1855 he had sold all interest to numerous people. This is a brief run down; Carter & Dodge which was purchased by the Manhattan Medicine Company, Lewis H Bateman,  L.F Atwood whom also sold to Manhattan Medicine Company,  Nathen Wood later Nathen Wood and Son, Charles H. Atwood whom sold to Alvah Littlefield & Company which then sold off to Gilman Brothers. Its of no surprise that this resulted in many disputes around name usage and formulation, which resulted in trademark trials as well as advertisement that warned you to only buy “genuine Atwood’s Bitters”


Recommended for:  jaundice, headache, dyspepsia, worms, dizziness, los of appetite, darting pains, colds and fevers. For cleansing the blood of humors and moistening the skin. Also for liver complaints, strangury, dropsy, croup and phthisis.



Food Safe, Hand Wash Only. Corks included upon request.

Each Piece is handmade and as such each piece has the slight imperfections of the human hand. Colors may vary and sizes are approximate.     Individual pieces in a set will vary slightly.

Packages are shipped via USPS. Shipping cost calculated at checkout. 

Returns / Exchanges / Shipping / Damages in Shipping

All sales are final If your purchased piece has been damaged in shipping. Please email with in three days of its delivery. Attach photos of the broken piece and damage to box. A replacement or a refund will depend upon the purchased item.



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