Art Deco Beer Stein by Reinhold Merkelbach, designed in 1910 by Joseph Breiden, in Cobalt blue glaze, dated 1930.
Lid engraving reads:
Ortsgr. F' Bruck
In perfect condition, little to no signs of wear, clean inside and out, perfect for every day use, well fitting dome lid, no damage.
Nice art deco lid lever, extra stable wide hinge.
Marked on base with the Merkelbach stamp used between 1916-1945 and mold number 2321.
Beautiful quality Stein with 3 finger grip handle, ideal for all hot or cold drinks, keeps unwanted insects out and drinks fresh.
Wonderful collector's piece, convenient for use, unique gift and talking point for those who like to add a bit of history to having a drink.
Measures 13 cm tall (15 cm up to lever), approx. 10 cm body diameter and 0.5l internal capacity.
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