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PROST! A TOAST TO THE PIN BOY
Take a look at what’s hidden inside this unassuming beer stein. Learn more about this item.
The 1918 American Bowling Congress tournament in Cincinnati was the site of protest when temperance supporters objected to Hamilton County issuing a temporary saloon license to the ABC for the distrib ...
SWIG FROM THE SWINE STEIN
The bowling motif wasn’t exclusive to beer! This majolica, or painted pottery, bowling pig’s straw hat conceals a cork, allowing for liquor storage. An inscription on the bottom reads “B&L Gesetzl Ges ...
GUT HOLZ! NIPPER
The Schaefer & Vater Porcelain Factory was best known for producing humorous character flasks (also known as nippers), in addition to other porcelain crafts, with a distinctive blue glaze. The company ...
Mettlach steins are some of the most recognizable tankards in any collection. The company, formally known as Villeroy & Boch, was known for their innovative designs and manufacturing methods. Phanolit ...
DON’T HIT THE PIN BOY!
In the late 1800s, famed stein manufacturer Villeroy & Boch, also known as Mettlach, began dabbling in “etched” designs. The colorful, decorative steins utilized colored clay to create folksy scenes a ...
ONE MUST SCREAM HURRAH!
The most distinctive features of Matthias Girmscheid steins are often the handles. The twisted vines evoke the wild wood of some German folklore. Pewter lids were also a common feature of Girmscheid s ...
IN LIFE AS IN BOWLING
Matthias Girmscheid has been operating as a stoneware and tableware company since the 1880s. The lid delivers a bowling truism to the drinker: “In life as in bowling, always keep your eye on the best ...
ART NOUVEAU STEIN
Though village bowling scenes of vibrant colors are common on many beer steins, manufacturers also dabbled in contemporary art trends. This art nouveau-style, saltware stein is minimalistic and appear ...
PIN BOY STEIN
Sure the porcelain pin boy is cool, but take a peak at what's hiding in the bottom of this unique stein! German firm Schierholz & Sohn saw early success as a porcelain manufacturer before expanding in ...