Huge antique German copper lidded stein, 19th Century engraved & dated beer ewer
GERMAN COPPER STEIN A huge and imposing 19th Century German copper stein decorated with engraved foliate designs and a winged cherub above the date: 1888. This impressive jug/ewer has lovely design features such as the ribbed body sections with hand chasing, ornate handle with twisted stem and shapely brackets, large thumb latch, stylised petal rivets and the lovely engraving. Condition: Excellent usable condition, no dents and watertight. Cleaned on the exterior with a degree of patina to the underside. The lid finial has probably been re-soldered in place. Dimensions: Height: 45cm (17 3/4″) Base diameter: 15cm (5 7/8″) Spout to handle: 21.3cm (8 3/8) Weight: 1.704 kg (3.75 lb) Stock number: AC1246. The item “Huge antique German copper lidded stein, 19th Century engraved & dated beer ewer” is in sale since Wednesday, September 9, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectables\Breweriana\Drinkware, Glasses & Steins\Steins”. The seller is “theantiquecompany” and is located in Liskeard. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Drink Type: Ale/ Bitter
- Type: Jugs & Pitchers
- Sub-Type: Steins
- Brand: Stein
- Era: 1880s
- Featured Refinements: German Stein