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"Nip" Liquor Bottle

2008.11.3.11 (RS5431)

Description

"Nip" liquor bottle. Clear molded glass with round body, long tapered neck, partial red and white stamp at neck, white label with black lettering and gold medallions on front.

Details

Maker
Bacardi y Cia (Manufacturer)
Date
1942
circa
Inscriptions
Neck: "LESS THAN / 1/2 PINT / U.S. INT / TA / TER REV. / SPIRITS / LESS THAN / 1/2 PINT" Front: [over top two medallions] "PHILADELPHIA 1876" [center] "EXTRA SUPERIOR / RUM / RON / BACARDI SUPERIOR / DE BACARDI Y Cia / ESTABLLADOS EN 1862 / SANTIAGO DE CUBA / 89 PROOF 1/10 PINT / PRODUCT OF CUBA / [ilegible] / REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. / [illegible] / MEDALS AWARDED TO BACARDI Y CIA / SOLE DISTRIBUTORS IN U.S.A. BACARDI IMPORTS INC. NEW YORK, NY" (Labels)
Location of origin
Cuba (origin); Ipswich, MA (use)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Bottle
bottles
glass (material)
Vessel
Dimensions
4 1/4 (H), 1 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.11.3.11
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. John B. Little
GUSN
103604
Related Items
Title 10 Accession number 2008.11.1

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