Antique German Stone Cut Glass Beer Stein Hand Painted Lid Lady’s Portrait c1870
Antique German Stone Cut Glass Beer Stein Hand Painted Lid Lady’s Portrait c. Description: This very interesting German beer stein was made around the 1870s. The body of the stein is mold-blown glass decorated with the stone cut decorations to create many circular facets for the perfect optical effect. The lid is inlaid with porcelain insert. The insert is a nice and skillfully hand-painted over transfer outline porcelain miniature showing a charming lady’s portrait. Beautiful example of miniature painting on porcelain. The stein has a five-ring closed type hinge and squeezed ball for the thumblift – these are the clear indications of the 1870s manufacturing. It is in excellent condition with only minimal age-related wear. It is 7.5 tall to the top of the thumblift, 0.5L capacity. I guarantee my description and dating. Height: 7.5 in. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “Antique German Stone Cut Glass Beer Stein Hand Painted Lid Lady’s Portrait c1870″ is in sale since Sunday, May 5, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany”. The seller is “beer-stein” and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.