Antique German Blown Glass Beer Stein Stone Cut Red Inlay c. A classical German glass beer stein from the period of the late 1850s - early 1860s.
Blown crystal glass with applied thick handle snapped at the lower end. Snapped pontil mark on the bottom. Stone-cut vertical facets with round tops creating beautiful optical effect.Beautiful pewter lid with red glass inlay, the feather shaped thumblift, and large closed type five-ring hinge very typical for the 1850s. The lid is engraved with the original owner's name - C. A true antique art object. Nice beer drinking vessel about 170 years old! 6.25 tall to the top of the thumblift, about 0.5 L capacity. Get images that make Supersized seem small. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany". The seller is "beer-stein" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.