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Object Name Bottle, Drink
Description Tall amber glass beer bottle with sloping shoulders, tapering to narrow neck. Has square, ripped and faded label on front with NZB, New Zealand Breweries trademark at top left of label;
Large outlined script of "Timaru" bisects the label diagonally with "XXXX Pale Ale" in red ink on bottom right of label.

"Brewed and bottled in New Zealand by New Zealand Breweries Ltd Timaru Branch" written across bottom of label.

An embossed shield with "NZB Ltd" enclosed and "Christchurch" underneath the shield. Embossed on lower reverse side of bottle is "This bottle is the property of New Zealand Breweries Ltd Christchurch 1926 "

Glass mould marks raised and visible on sides of bottle.
Year Range from 1926
Catalogue Number 2010/035.05
Dimensions H-29.5 Dia-8 cm
Collection 2010 Old Bank Objects
Search Terms New Zealand Breweries, Timaru