Here is a very early pre-prohibition era pottery style beer mug from the Fred Sehring Brewing Company which was located in Joliet, IL. This brewery put out a different colorful mug each year, so today collectors can find them dated each year over a dozen years or so. This brewery was a major competitor to…Details
Rare Stern Brau Dry Light Lager Reverse on Glass beer sign made by the Star-Peerless Brewery in Belleville, Illinois, circa late 1930’s. This sign would have been attached to a cabinet light which was affixed to a cash register for easy visibility. The Stern Brau brand was the Star-Peerless breweries flagship beer and they frequently advertised the brand as “The New Champion” or “The BEER with a PUNCH”. This sign says “Few as Good, None as Better”.
The Stern Brau brand was discontinued in the late 1940’s. Stern Brau was a major competitor to the Stag Brand in Belleville brewed by the Griesedieck Western Brewery Company.