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Bottle seals: References
Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-century Bottle Seals Excavated at Ferryland, Newfoundland

Armstrong, William
1970 The Diary of Samuel Pepys. University of California Press. Berkeley.

Ashurst, Denis
1987 Excavations at the 17th- 18th century Glasshouse at Bolsterstone and the 18th century Bolsterstone Pothouse, Stockbridge, Yorkshire. Post-Medieval Archaeology 21:147-226.

Berry, Sir John
1675 A List of ye Planters Names with an account of their concerns from Cape de Raze to Cape Bonavista: viz. Public Record Office 1/35, 16.

Bray, William. Editor
1907 The Diary of John Evelyn. J. M. Dent & Sons, Ltd. London

Buckley, Francis
1932 Old English Glass. The Antique Collector 3(8):191-193.

Dumbrell, Roger
1983 Understanding Antique Wine Bottles. Antique Collectors' Club. Suffolk.

Hudson, J.
1961 Seventeenth Century Wine Bottles and Seals Excavated at Jamestown. Journal of Glass Studies 3:78-89.

Johnson, Matthew
1996 An Archaeology of Capitalism. Blackwell Publishers Inc. Massachusetts.

Kennedy, Earl
1980 Interim Report on the Family of George Davis (died 1789), Merchant of Carbonear, Poole and London. On file at the Maritime History Archive, Memorial University of Newfoundland. St. John's.

Matthews, Keith
1987 Name Files. On file at the Maritime History Archive, Memorial University of Newfoundland. St. John's.

Morgan, Roy
1976 Sealed Bottles: Their History and Evolution (1630-1930).Midlands Antique Bottle Publishing. Burton-on-Trent, Staffshire, England.

Noel Hume, Ivor
1969 A Guide to Artifacts of Colonial America. Alfred A. Knopf. New York.

Pope, Peter
1993 Documents Relating to Ferryland 1597-1726, a Textbase, Including Original Transcriptions. Report on File at the Colony of Avalon Foundation, Ferryland Newfoundland.

Ruggles-Brise, Sheelah
1949 Sealed Bottles. Country Life. London.

Thorpe, W. A.
1938 The Glass Sellers Bills at Woburn Abbey. Journal of the Society of Glass Technology pp. 165-205.

Wills, Geoffrey
1977 The Bottle-Collector's Guide John Bartholomew & Son Ltd., London.

©1999, John Wicks
Archaeology Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland

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