Oh You Bootlegger novelty

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Description (Brief)
A novelty bag made of cream celluloid. Text printed on the bag is "Oh you Bootlegger." The item dates from the Prohibition era. It originally contained a small bottle of whiskey, but the bottle is missing.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1920-1933
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3.6 cm x 5.3 cm x 2.5 cm; 1 7/16 in x 2 1/16 in x in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 in; 3.81 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1693
catalog number
2006.0098.1693
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Prohibition
Beer & Spirits
related event
Prohibition
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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