Beautiful Color! Olive Whitbread & Co Ltd Ale Bottle from London w/ Paper Label
This is a gorgeous, olive colored ale bottle from London. The front of the bottle is embossed "Whitbread & Co Ltd / London" around a circular slug plate with a stag head pictorial in the center. Whitbread & Co operated a brewery on Chiswell Street in East London between 1750 and 1976. This bottle has the original closure, which is stamped with the same design as the front of the bottle (see photo). There are the remnants of the paper label on the reverse side (see photos). The base is embossed "1971 / A". This bottle is 10 1/2 inches tall.