Kirin Brewery Company Ltd. Beer Bottle with Cork Stopper

Object Name: 
Kirin Brewery Company Ltd. Beer Bottle with Cork Stopper

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Object Name: 
Kirin Brewery Company Ltd. Beer Bottle with Cork Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.6.40
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 29.2 cm; Body Diam: 14.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1935
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Miriam Grace Kinner
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep amber glass; mold-blown. Large ovoid shape; collared rim; short tapering neck; around the shoulder in relief an inscription (reading from right to left in katakana symbols): "Kirin Biru" (Kirin Beer), and floral motifs; in relief on the body the mythical animal, the kirin; ring base with hollowed center; with cork stopper.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kirin Brewery Company Ltd., Former Collection
1933
to
1940
Kinner, Miriam Grace, Former Collection
Blair, Dorothy, Source
1961-04-03