Lot 284 , WHISKY GALORE: A bottle of Ballantines whisky yielded from the hold of the sunken ship, SS Politician,
WHISKY GALORE: A bottle of Ballantine's whisky yielded from the hold of the sunken ship, SS Politician, which ran aground off the coast of Eriskay in the Outer Hebrides on Feb. 5th, 1941 and subsequently sank, together with photo copy of press cutting relating to the discovery of this particular bottle. This is believed to the only wreck recovered bottle unsullied by sea water.
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