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Vintage 1925 Glaser Whiskey Prohibition Prescription Doctor Speakeasy Pharmacy Mad Men Bar Providence RI Rare Rhode Island 5/5 5/6

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Vintage 1925 Glaser Whiskey Prohibition Prescription Doctor Speakeasy Pharmacy Mad Men Bar Providence RI Rare Rhode Island 5/5 5/6

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  • Vintage item from the 1920s
  • Material: treasury department paper
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An ornate rare (Rhode Island) original 1925 Prohibition Prescription for Spirits Frumenti, the US pharmaceutical term for Whiskey...Zxvi (pint)! This prescription was used for a short period of time during the Prohibition between 1924 and 1925. Please see photos!

From the days of Al Capone, speakeasies and moonshine this was the only legal way to drink liquor in the US!

The whiskey was prescribed for Samuel Glaser,, by Dr. N. A. Bolotow? on May 5, 1925, and was filled on June 5, 1925, by Pharmacist, B. M. Goldberg, of Goldberg's Drug Store in Providence, RI.

It was issued by the Treasury Department and is printed on fancy, beautiful paper, that was also used for U.S. currency. In the center is the old Treasury Seal with the Latin inscription, "Thesaur. Amer. Septent. Sigil.". When you hold this prescription up to the light When you hold this prescription up to the light PROHIBITION is watermarked, as with the metal strips that are used in U.S. bills today, the graphics are GREAT!

This prescription measures 6 1/2" x 4 3/4", has one fold, the doc's writing is light, yet, legible, wear on the bottom border and bends, otherwise, condition is very good...a terrific Rhode Island prescription!

This is a FANTASTIC piece of history and would be great to display in a pharmacy, doctor's office, museum, bar or office! I am happy to answer any questions, please feel free to email and thank you for your interest!

All items ship within 24 hours of payment from the United States and will arrive typically within 3 to 5 days!

Pleased to combine shipping with other Prohibition Prescriptions, Liquor Licenses, Opium Forms & Pharmacy Labels. As always, many thanks to my regular customers for your continued patronage! :)
An ornate rare (Rhode Island) original 1925 Prohibition Prescription for Spirits Frumenti, the US pharmaceutical term for Whiskey...Zxvi (pint)! This prescription was used for a short period of time during the Prohibition between 1924 and 1925. Please see photos!

From the days of Al Capone, speakeasies and moonshine this was the only legal way to drink liquor in the US!

The whiskey was prescribed for Samuel Glaser,, by Dr. N. A. Bolotow? on May 5, 1925, and was filled on June 5, 1925, by Pharmacist, B. M. Goldberg, of Goldberg's Drug Store in Providence, RI.

It was issued by the Treasury Department and is printed on fancy, beautiful paper, that was also used for U.S. currency. In the center is the old Treasury Seal with the Latin inscription, "Thesaur. Amer. Septent. Sigil.". When you hold this prescription up to the light When you hold this prescription up to the light PROHIBITION is watermarked, as with the metal strips that are used in U.S. bills today, the graphics are GREAT!

This prescription measures 6 1/2" x 4 3/4", has one fold, the doc's writing is light, yet, legible, wear on the bottom border and bends, otherwise, condition is very good...a terrific Rhode Island prescription!

This is a FANTASTIC piece of history and would be great to display in a pharmacy, doctor's office, museum, bar or office! I am happy to answer any questions, please feel free to email and thank you for your interest!

All items ship within 24 hours of payment from the United States and will arrive typically within 3 to 5 days!

Pleased to combine shipping with other Prohibition Prescriptions, Liquor Licenses, Opium Forms & Pharmacy Labels. As always, many thanks to my regular customers for your continued patronage! :)

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