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Coral Isle Fine Old Jamaica Rum Bottled 1930s-1940s - Macdonald & Muir Ltd. 75cl
A bottle of Coral Isle Fine Old Jamaica Rum, imported and bottled by Macdonald & Muir Ltd., Leith. We estimate this was bottled in the 1930s to early 1940s.
The words 'Pre War' and 'Brought Griersons April 1942 £1' are written on the label in pencil.
Macdonald & Muir was formed in 1893, acquiring a 40% share in Glenmorangie in 1918 before buying it outright in the late 1930s. In 1996, the company changed its name to Glenmorangie plc before it was sold to LVMH in 2004.
This Coral Isle Fine Old Jamaica Rum sold at our online auction for £1,850
Please see images for fill level and label condition. Note wear to the labels and capsule.
Note the absence of a condition statement does not imply that this lot is in perfect condition or free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing. Older bottles often contain small amounts of sediment.
This bottle does not appear to be leaking. While we take every care to pack bottles securely we cannot guarantee that old corks and closures will not leak in transit.