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Whiskey bottle

2006.44.3078AB (RS97734)

Description

"GRAND-DAD" whiskey bottle with stopper. The bottle is rectangular with diamond shaped pattern on the sides. The top has a repeating square pattern. On the front there is a circle with the picture of an old man holding up a glass. The top has a partial label still attached. There are two labels and one made on and of the glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"FEDERAL LAW FORBIDS SALE OR RE-USE OF THIS BOTTLE" (Stamped in the glass )
"OLD / GRAND-DAD / KENTUCKY STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY / BOTLLED IN BOND UNDER SUPERVISION OF U.S. GOV'T / DISTILLED & BOTTLED BY / THE OLD GRAND-DAD DISTILLERY COMPANY, FRANKFORT, KY / REG. DIST. NO. 14 KY I.R.B.W. NO.14 KY. / 4/5 QUART 100 PROOF/ CAUTION NOTICE: 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 LIABLE TO THE PENALTIES PRESCRIBED BY LAW." (Black type on an orange label with a black border)
"OLD / GRAND-DAD / KENTUCKY STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY / 4/5 QUART DISTILLED AND BOTTLED BY 100 PROOF / THE OLD GRAND-DAD DISTILLERY CO., FRANKFORT, KY" (Balck type on an orange paper)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Frankfort (Franklin county, Kentucky)
Kentucky (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bottle
bottles
glass (material)
Dimensions
8 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3078AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
202603

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