Bottle/Liquor

Object Number: 
2002.1.312
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group