Persse’s Distillery Nun’s Island

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Persse Works Token

Persse's Distillery Work Token Work token from Persse’s Distillery, Nun’s Island, Galway, manufactured by Parke’s of Dublin and was used by workers to ‘clock in’. The workers deposited their token on the way to work with a ‘tally boy’. At the end of the week, payment was made for the number [...]

Persse Print Block

Persse's Distillery Print Block Print block used for Persse’s Distillery, Nuns Island, Galway. Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: Storage

Persse Bottle Green

Persse's Distillery Bottle Green glass bottle from Persse’s Distillery, Nun’s Island, Galway, still with its two labels intact on the front and rear. The front label denotes the ‘Very old liquer whisky’ and the back ‘Pure pot still whiskey, bottled and guaranteed 25 years old...’ Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: [...]

Persse Bottle Clear

Persse's Distillery Bottle Clear glass bottle from Persse’s Distillery, Nun’s Island, Galway, still with its two labels intact. Main label reads that it was issued ‘for 4 years old whiskey’. Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: Storage


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