Ships in Bottles

Full Pictures and Close-ups: Sailing Ship in Harbor

Height Bottle Markings
10 3/4" long, 2 1/2" square square fifth, cork and bottle labeled "John Walker & Sons, Kilmarnock, Scotland" and bottle marked "Federal Law Forbids Sale..."
Description, including signature and date
The ship in this bottle is a small wooden two-masted galleon, rigged but not in full sail. It is about 3 1/2" long. The rest of the bottle is made up of a scene with a lighthouse, houses, trees and a church. The back of the bottle is painted very thinly in white paint. The bottle was made between c1935 and 1955, but the age of the contents is unknown.