Griesedieck Bros. "Old Scenter Rye" Cardboard Sign 1898

UNIQUE PRE-PROHIBITION GRIESEDIECK WHISKEY SIGN 1898!

Griesedieck’s “Old Scenter Rye” Whiskey Sign 1898 I recently acquired this unique Pre-Prohibition cardboard sign advertising a long forgotten whiskey brand called Old Scenter Rye. To my knowledge, this antique advertising sign is the first one of its kind known to exist. This particular whiskey was made by H.L. Griesedieck and Company, a distillery based…

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American Brewing Company Temple of Commerce Tray 1905

VALUABLE A.B.C. BEER SERVING TRAY RADIATES WORLDLY BEGINNINGS 1905!

The American Brewing Company (A.B.C.) The Original “King of Bottled Beer” This extraordinary “Temple of Commerce” beer serving tray has been a special antique advertising treasure to me because it symbolizes how creative the American Brewing Company (A.B.C.) was in marketing around the world starting as early as 1890. This impressive oval tin serving tray…

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Bluff City Brewery Corner Sign From Alton, IL 1890

A RARE VIBRANT SEVEN-COLOR REVERSE-ON-GLASS CORNER SIGN! BLUFF CITY BREWERY 1890

A Rare Breweriana Corner Sign with Seven-Color Design from Bluff City Brewery 1890 A favorite antique advertising sign from my collection is this rare, beautiful Reverse-on-Glass corner sign from the Bluff City Brewery Circa 1890. This unique Breweriana sign has a vibrant seven-color design. It brilliantly reflects the red, blue, green, gold, brown and black colors…

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