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"Nip" Liquor Bottle

2008.11.3.13 (RS5433)

Description

"Nip" liquor bottle. Clear molded glass with rectangular shaped body and short tapered neck, remnant of a green, red and white paper stamp at neck, yellow paper labels with black and red lettering at front and back

Details

Maker
The Old Taylor Distillery Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1942
circa
Inscriptions
Neck: "LESS THAN / 1/2 PINT / BOTTLED IN / PRODUCE / U.S. GOVERNMEN / ISION OF / BOTTLED / ED WHSE. / PROOF / 100" Front: "OLD TAYLOR / KENTUCKY STRAIGHT / BOURBON WHISKEY / 1/10 PINT / OLD / TAYLOR / NATIONAL / DISTILLERS / ESTABLISHED BY E.H. Taylor, Jr & Sons / REG U.S. PAT. OFF. / A STRAIGHT / BOURBON / WHISKEY / THIS YELLOW LABEL IS IN / EXCLUSIVE AND CONCLUSIVE USE / 100 PROOF / OF TOPMOST / CLASS / BOTTLED IN BOND UNDER SUPERVISION OF U.S. GOVERNMENT / DISTILLED BY / THE OLD TAYLOR DISTILLERY COMPANY / FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY / (SUCCESSORS TO E.H. TAYLOR, JR. & SONS INC.) / BOTTLED BY NATIONAL DISTILLERS PRODUCTS CORP., LOUISVILLE, KY. / I.R.B.W. NO. 19 KY." Back: "OLD TAYLOR / ESTABLISHED BY / E.H. Taylor, Jr. & Sons / KENTUCKY / STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY / 100 PROOF BOTTLED IN BOND / DISTILLED BY / THE OLD TAYLOR DISTILLERY COMPANY / FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY / REG. DIST. NO. 53 KY. / THIS / WHISKEY IS 8 YEARS OLD / CAUTION NOTIC: THIS BOTTLE HAS BEEN FILLED AND / STAMPED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTIONS 2903-2909, / INCLUSIVE, INTERNAL REVENUE CODE. ANY PERSON WHO SHALL / REUSE THE STAMP AFFIXED TO THIS BOTTLE OR REMOVE / THE CONTENTS OF THIS BOTTLE WITHOUT SO DESTROYING THE / STAMP AFFIXED THERETO AS TO PREVENT REUSE, OR WHO / SHALL SELL THIS BOTTLE, OR REUSE IT FOR DISTILLED SPIRITS, / WILL BE LIABEL TO THE PENALTIES PRESCRIBED BY LAW. / CJ-46 F1910A-1 A (Labels)
Location of origin
Frankfurt, KY (origin); Ipswich, MA (use)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Bottle
bottles
glass (material)
Vessel
Dimensions
4 x 2 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.11.3.13
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. John B. Little
GUSN
103606
Related Items
Title 10 Accession number 2008.11.1

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