Object Record

Object Name Bottle, Drinking
Catalog Number 2017.003.017
Description Clear glass soft drink bottle with red & white painted label "Red Rock Cola." On back it reads: "Enjoy the sparkling rich flavor of Red Rock Cola - Containing carbonated water, sugar, cola, flavors & caramel color - Min. contents 7 fluid ozs - Bottled under the authority of Red Rock Bottlers Inc. by Red Rock Bottling Co. Chattanooga, Tenn."

The company was founded in Atlanta in 1885, first selling ginger ale. The cola flavor was introduced in 1938 and was the only brand personally endorsed by Babe Ruth.
Date 1938-1958
Dimensions H-8.5 Dia-2.25 Cir-7.25 inches
Accession number 2017.003