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Catalog Number 1989.198.003
Description Whiskey Bottle, n.d.. Clear glass whiskey bottle has a flat, wide shape that tapers at top into a small neck, ending with a wide, threaded rim with a raised band at bottom. Bottle is pressed glass with a vertical seam extending up one side. Image of man with glasses and a city scape embossed on front; three wheat stocks each embossed on sides.
Object Name Bottle, Spirits
Collection 3D - Containers
Title Whiskey Bottle, n.d.
Date n.d.
Inscription Text "FEDERAL LAW FORBIDS SALE / OR RE-USE OF THIS BOTTLE" (embossed on front, below neck); "Wilks Jr - Harry Wilks Sr. - William ... Hilken" (embossed on bottom)
Provenance
Dimensions H-8.5 W-4 D-2 inches
Search Terms Bottles
Whiskey
Subjects Bottles
Whiskey
Cityscapes
Wheat
Portraits
People Wilks Sr., Harry
Wilks Jr., Harry