Antique 1893*QUADRUPLE SILVER*St Louis Silver Co Stein!
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Antique PRISTINE 18" *St. Louis Silver Co* Lidded Stein - Tankard QUADRUPLE Silver 1890s Limited
"EXTREMELY RARE"Not Seen On eBay Before ANTIQUE Estate "18" Tall LIDDED "Presentation Award Stein" Created By the St. Louis Silver Company In 1890's !! $$Appraised Value $$ 400 Not being a stein expert I had this treasure appraised by a renowned stein expert and even they had a difficult time with this very unique and desirable Tankard as limited information is available about the history of this fabulous U.S. manufacturer (1893-1912) . They suggested that it was probably a promotional stein (because of its unique size), crafted in the mid 1890's and limited production. Grandpa had this unusual stein displayed proudly with others in his stein collection. Upon his passing my Mother was given the collection she passed it on to me and Now I offer my Grandfathers Handsome Antique Tankard to enhance your collection. Stein has never been sold or resold!! This Special stein is Very Large (18" tall - 5¼" across the base - 3½" across the mouth) Heavy (nearly 5 lbs.) even the handle is "Paul Bunyan" size at 7¾" long . The Outside of the body is Quarter Sawn Flemish Oak and all the metal work from the Handle, the interior well, the Banding, the decorative flowering grape leaf filigree ... read more