Piccadilly Cocktail

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Object Name: 
Miniature Liquor Bottle
Title: 
Piccadilly Cocktail
Accession Number: 
81.2.17
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.7 cm, Diam: 4.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1930-1940
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Barrie L. Estes
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; mold-blown, frosted surface; metal cap and seal, probably corked. Inverted, truncated conical form with raised band below shoulder; cylindrical neck; two paper labels: one encircles neck with hanging pendant: "SEE THAT THE SEAL IS UNBROKE / FULL FLAVOUR" and the second, heart shape, "Estd. / 1769 / GORDON'S / PICCADILLY / COCKTAIL / TANQUERAY GORDON / & CO., LIMITED / THE DISTILLERY / LONDON / ENGLAND"; illegible embossed stamp on base; embossed "SHAKER / COCKTAILS" on one side of bottle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Estes, Mrs. Barrie L., Former Collection
1981-09-01
Color: 
Inscription: 
SEE THAT THE SEAL IS UNBROKE / FULL FLAVOUR
Label
Estd. / 1769 / GORDON'S / PICCADILLY / COCKTAIL / TANQUERAY GORDON / & CO., LIMITED / THE DISTILLERY / LONDON / ENGLAND
Label
SHAKER / COCKTAILS
Stamp