Featured is an amazing Reverse on Glass sign from the Besley Brewing Company Brewery which was in Waukegan, Illinois outside Chicago prior to prohibition. This particular ROG sign might be one of the many brewery signs which were found unfinished in the Western Sandblasting Company find of the 1980’s. I am not sure however. The…Details
Columbia Brewing Co Weiss Beer Bottle 1885
Columbia Brewing Co Weiss Beer Bottle 1885. This is a mint green colored beer bottle produced by the Columbia Brewery Company. They were one of the larger breweries during the late 1880’s. The style bottle is called a TeePee bottle because of it’s tall shape and they were fairly common during that time frame.
The aqua and amber colored bottles were typically less desirable unless they were from a manufacturer that didn’t produce many. This is a pre-Prohibition bottle and considered in good shape with a beautiful green coloring. Collectors love the colorful bottles and they display well with a back lighting.