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"Nip" Liquor Bottle

2008.11.3.7 (RS5441)

Description

"Nip" liquor bottle. Green molded glass with rectangular shaped body and short tapered neck, metal flip cap, red and white paper stamp over cap, and paper label with black and gold lettering on cream background.

Details

Maker
James Buchanan & Co., Limited (Manufacturer)
Date
1942
circa
Inscriptions
Cap: "LEISCHMANN DISTILLING CORP. / NEW YORK, N.Y./ U.S. INTER. REV. / DISTILLED SPIRITS / LESS THAN / 1/2 PINT" Front: "PRODUCT OF SCOTLAND / 1/8 PINT 86.8 PROOF / BY APPOINTMENT / SCOTCH WHISKY DISTILLERS / TO H.M. THE KING / "BLACK & WHITE" / DE LUXE / RED. U.S. PAT. OFF. / Finest Liqueur / Blended Scotch Whisky / 100% SCOTCH WHISKIES / BLENDED AND BOTTLED BY / James Buchannan & Co. / Limited / SCOTCH WHISKY DISTILLERS / GLASGOW, SCOTLAND / Sole Distributors for U.S.A. / The Fleischmann Distilling Corporation, New York." "DISTILLED IN SCOTLAND / AND BOTTLED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM / UNDER GOVERNMENT SUPERVISION" (Paper labels)
Location of origin
Glasgow, Scotland (origin); Ipswich, MA (use)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Bottle
bottles
glass (material)
Vessel
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 2 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.11.3.7
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. John B. Little
GUSN
103600
Related Items
Title 10 Accession number 2008.11.1

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