Featured is an impressive metal serving tray from the American Brewing Company which was in Pekin, Illinois prior to Prohibition. This tray is a stock tray, meaning it is one where the image was sold to potential breweries, and the breweries simply had the manufacturing tray company insert their name on the tray. This tray…Details
This spectacular Pre-Prohibition tip tray features a deer for the Stag Brand from the Western Brewing Company in Belleville, IL. Circa 1910. The Western Brewing Company was owned by the Griesedieck family of brewers from the city of St. Louis, MO. There are two different versions of this tray including one shaped more like a bowl with deeper edges. The Stag brand discontinued production in Belleville in 1979. However, the brand is still made today in Wisconsin and sold widely in the Belleville area.