Rare Vintage Giant 3 Liter GB Augsburg Beer Stein, German Labor Union Gift. Gorgeous painted stein with the Geselleschafts Brau Augsburg label and logo, established 1608! Pewter lid is engraved for my Great Uncle, Earl Jimmerson, in 1955 upon his visit to the International Congress of union leaders, held in Germany, He was the President of the Amalgamated Meat Cutters & Butcher Workmen of North America.This was the year of the merger of the AFL and CIO. The lid is engraved with:GEWIDMET IN ENGER VERBUNDENHEIT GEWERKSCHAFT NAHRUNG-GENUSS GASTATTEN DEUTSCHLAND, translating as: DEDICATED IN CLOSE ASSOCIATION WITH THE LABOR UNIONS, FOOD-BEVERAGE CATERING GERMANY. Some patina on the lid, the Stein and paint is immaculate; no chips or cracks. A beautiful Stein demonstrating an international labor friendship in a historical year for labor unions. Only one found online, without a lid, extremely rare and unique! A true collectors item with provenance. Measures 12 inches tall, 5 inches diameter. The item "Rare Vintage 3 Liter Geselleschafts Brau Augsburg Beer Stein German Labor Union" is in sale since Saturday, January 30, 2021.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany". The seller is "show_3719" and is located in Freeburg, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.