Bottle/Liquor

Bottle/Liquor
Title
Bottle/Liquor
Date 
1920-1930
Medium 
Glass, paper
Dimensions 
8 3/4 x 4 x 1 3/4 in.
Description 
This clear bottle has machine finished screw top and is still in its original green and yellow box. The Box is marked "Old Taylor/ Spiritus Frumenti/ Aged in Wood/ Affix RX Label Thru Opening/ For Medicinal Use Only/ Unexcelled for Medical Use." On the reverse "Bottled in Bond/ 100 Proof/ Full Pint/ Straight/ Kentucky Whiskey/ of Topmost Class." The bottle is embossed "Taylor 1st and only". A prohibition era liquor bottle meant to be sold legally as medicine. See also 2002.1.313
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.312
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group