Schilkin KG, Berlin
I exhibit 5 of the 6 labels of my collection. Other labels differ only in details. Undisplayed labels are variations with minor differences.
Schilkin GmbH & Co. KG|
Around 1990 - Natalie and Apollon Schilkin started to produce spirits in St. Petersburg. Thanks to the exceptional quality their Vodka was even delivered to the court of the Czar.
1921 - Due to the Russian revolution Apollon Fredrowitsch Schilkin with his family moved from St. Petersburg to Berlin.
1932 - Natalie and Apollon Schilkin started the production of the Schilkin spirits again - in Alt-Kaulsdorf.
1945 - Sergei Schilkin took over the company that was almoast entirely destroyd during the second world war.
1948 - Sergei Schilkin founded SCHILKIN KG BERLIN.
1972 - The SCHILKIN KG BERLIN was nationalized and transformed into VEB SCHILKIN.
1990 - The VEB SCHILKIN was privatized. Sergei Schilkin became with 75 years the owner of his company again and named it SCHILKIN GmbH & Co. KG BERLIN.
2001 - Patrick Mier, the grandson of Sergei Schilkin, became the manager of the company.
Here are full texts from the labels
de106: Deutsches Erzeugnis; Jamaika Rum Verschnitt; Schilkin KG, Berlin-Kaulsdorf; Weinbrennerei-Likorfabrik
de522: Deutsches Erzeugnis; Santa Clara; inh 0.05 l; S; 38% vol; Uebersee Rum Verschnitt; Schilkin KG Berlin; 1.2 M; Mitropa
de448: Jamaika-Rum_Verschnitt; 40% vol; Schilkin KG, Weinbrennerei-Likorfabrik, Berlin-Kaulsdorf
de215: Schilkin; White Caribbean Rum; Santa Clara
de217: Schilkin; Jamaika Rum Verschnitt; Santa Clara