Louis Obert's Brewery Glass ROG Transom Sign, circa 1900

LOUIS OBERT BREWING COMPANY, ST. LOUIS, MO. REVERSE ON GLASS TRANSOM SIGN, Circa 1900

The Louis Obert Brewery produced several earlier reverse on glass advertising signs, many of which were transom signs like the one photographed here. These transom signs were hung outside saloon or tavern entrances all around the St. Louis MO area in the early 1900’s. This one is the only one known to exist at this time unfortunately today.

Buffalo Brewing Co, Sacramento, CA. Self-Framed Tin Sign, Circa 1910

BUFFALO BREWING CO., SACRAMENTO, CA. SELF FRAMED TIN SIGN, Circa 1910

This self-framed tin sign from the Buffalo Brewing Company in Sacramento, California shows two separate beers the brewery once made, one called New Brew, and the other called Bohemian. This sign is circa 1905.

Wunder Brewing Co, Beer Serving Tray, San Francisco CA. Circa 1905

WUNDER BREWING COMPANY, BEER SERVING TRAY, SAN FRANCISCO, CA. Circa 1905

Pictured is a beautiful Wunder Beer serving tray from the Wunder Brewing Company in San Francisco, California. Circa 1905. The Wunder Brewing Company was at the corner of Greenwich and Scott streets and was in existence from 1898-1909.

Kansas City Breweries Tip Tray, Kansas City, MO. Circa 1910

KANSAS CITY BREWERIES TIP TRAY, KANSAS CITY, MO. Circa 1910

Pictured is a beautiful pre-prohibition advertising tip tray from the Kansas City Breweries Company, based in Kansas City, MO. Circa 1910.

Tivoli Beer Tray, Fredericksburg Brewery, San Jose & San Francisco CA. Circa 1910.

TIVOLI BEER TRAY, FREDERICKSBURG BREWERY & BOTTLING CO., SAN JOSE & SAN FRANCISCO, CA. Circa 1910

Pictured is a beautiful serving tray from the Fredericksburg Brewing Company in San Jose and from the Aug. Lang Fredericksburg Bottling Company in San Francisco, CA. Circa 1910.

Schlitz Beer, Milwaukee, WI. Self-framed Tin Sign. Circa 1900

SCHLITZ BEER SELF FRAMED TIN SIGN, MILWAUKEE, WI. Circa 1900

Pictured is a gorgeous self framed tin from the Schlitz Brewing Company out of Milwaukee, WI. Circa 1900. Schlitz was advertised as the “Beer That Made Milwaukee Famous” on many of their early prints.

Illinois Brewing Co, Serving Tray, Socorro, NM Circa 1910

ILLINOIS BREWERY CO. SERVING TRAY, SOCORRO, N.M. Circa 1910

Here is a very tough to find early serving tray from the Illinois Brewery Company, which was based in Socorro, NM. This brewery was started by Mr. Hamel’s who was based originally in Lebanon, IL.

Hand Brewery Co, Pawtucket, RI Tray. Circa 1910

HAND BREWING COMPANY FACTORY SCENE SERVING TRAY, PAWTUCKET R.I. Circa 1910

This is a gorgeous factory scene serving tray from the Hand Brewing Company which was based in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, circa 1910.

Fehrs Malt Tonic Drink, Metal Sign, Louisville KY. Circa 1900

Fehr’s Malt Tonic Drink, Frank Fehr Brewing Co. Metal Sign, Louisville, KY. Circa 1900

Pictured here is an early self-framed tin lithographic sign from the Frank Fehr Brewery in Louisville, KY. This sign advertises their Malt Tonic Drink. Malt Tonic’s were commonly sold before prohibition. Circa 1900.

Columbia Brewing Co. Serving Tray, Tacoma WA

The Columbia Brewing Company Serving Tray, Tacoma, WA. Circa 1905

The Columbia Brewing Company put out this stunning serving tray and was able to advertise all of their major brands on the inside rim including Alt Heidelberg, Golden Foam, and Golden Drops. Tacoma, WA. Circa 1905.