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Object Name Bottle
Title Old Strawberry Bank Whiskey Bottle
Artist Wm. Ward & Sons Distillery
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Description OLD STRAWBERRY BANK WHISKEY BOTTLE BY WM. WARD & SONS DISTILLERY LOCATED AT 93 MARKET STREET IN PORTSMOUTH, NH.

Bottle is of molded glass, rectangle with rounded corners, and spout shaped top. The glass is 1/8" thick and has the word, "FULL PINT" molded within the glass at the top of the rectangular part of the bottle. The top has a molded ridge in the middle and there is a cork sealer. The paper label appears to have been white at one time but has discolored to a yellow-brown. The printed lettering and graphics are black. The graphics show buildings, dock on the Piscataqua River. There are also small graphics of wheat stalks. There is a black band between "Strawberry" and "WHISKEY" at an angle. The label has a thin black line border 1/8" from the paper edge.
Accession Number 1988.25