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Object Name Bottle
Catalog Number 1990.48.02
Date 1990
Material(s) Glass; plastic
Dimensions H-8.5 W-4 D-1.25 inches
Description This is a one pint (375mc) bottle of blended Kentucky bourbon. It is a shoulders glass bottle with a plastic screw-on cap in gold. The front label reads: "U.S.S. Kentucky / SSBN737 / 11 August 1990." The label reads: "Christened with Kentucky Bourbon\Ancient Age\Heavenhill\Jim Beam\Old Charter\Old Forester\Very Old Barton\Wild Turkey\Kentucky Tavern."
Notes The USS Kentucky was christened with a blend of Kentucky Bourbon. This is a pint of the same blend from the same batch that was used at the launching.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Distilleries
Distilling industries
Alcoholic beverages
Search Terms USS Kentucky, SSBN 737
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS