Featured is an outstanding reverse-on-glass style advertising sign from the American Brewing Company, this one in Baltimore, Maryland. The glass is beautifully centered inside a wood gesso style frame. This pre-prohibition era sign is from about 1900.Details
Columbia Brewing Co Banner Beer Pewter Lidded Beer Stein 1904
This Columbia Brewing Company Banner Beer mug was most likely used during the St. Louis World’s Fair in 1904. The Columbia Brewing Company had a large display at the World’s Fair and introduced their Alpen Brau label at this event. This mug is hand painted and features a pewter lid. This mug is considered rare and is a favorite of Breweriana collectors. During the Pre-Prohibition era, Columbia Brewing was one of the largest in the United States. It rivaled Wm. J Lemp Brewing Company and Anheuser-Busch in the Saint Louis marketplace.