Find of a Lifetime - June 2012 Sea Glass Photo Contest

by Candice Griffiths
(Como, NC)

Bottle Topper

Bottle Topper

~ submitted by Candice Griffiths - Como, NC

Where was this photo taken?

VA USA off of the Chesapeake bay.

It was low tide and perfect weather with a flat calm sea.

What were your feelings or impressions when taking this photo?

When I found this piece, I was walking down the beach at low tide around 10 a.m.

I stepped into the water standing in about 6 inches looking through a small shell bed when I saw a large piece that appeared to be bonfire glass.

When I picked it up it turned out to be a bottle topper in perfect condition and completely wheathered.

My heart exploded with excitement at this find of a lifetime!

~ submitted by Candice Griffiths - Como, NC

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Sep 28, 2015
Amazing sea glass bottle stopper find for Virginia Chesapeake!
by: David and Lin from OdysseySeaGlass

Or for anywhere for that matter! Many people have looked for years for a bottle stopper and are still looking - like me (David).

To find one on the a Chesapeake Beach would be a real thrill!


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