Whiskey Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Whiskey Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Whiskey Bottle with Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.646 B
Dimensions: 
(Ba) H: 23.3 cm, D: 6.7 cm; W: 12.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1968
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dant Distillers Co.
Primary Description: 
Opaque white non-lead glass, paper. Rectangular shape, one side embossed with eagle with shield on breast, other side plain with paper label showing a printed colored scene of The Boston Tea Party, decorative molding frames each side, base one edge has paper label with "AMERICANA/COLLECTION/OF/GREAT/MOMENTS/IN/HISTORY/J.W.Dant's/AMERICANA/KENTUCKY/STRAIGHT BOURBON/WHISKY/EIGHT YEARS OLD/86 PROOF/4/5 QUART", base is embossed: "AMERICANA #1/BOSTON TEA PARTY/BY LAWRENCE BUTCHER/J.W.DANT/1968". Paper label hung around neck explains that this is a limited edition; flattened glass ball stopper has cork stem and eagle on top. Bottle full and sealed with tax stamp, now broken.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Dant Distillers Co., Source