Gerz Antique Lidded Mug Pewter Lid German Beer Stein -Tavern Scene ca. This beer stein has been made in Germany around 1900's by.Stein has tavern scene in the middle. Stein in mint condition out of damage. Simon Peter Gerz formed the company that bears his name in 1857, beginning actual production of ceramic wares in 1862. The economic upheaval brought about by World War I and its aftermath caused Gerz to cease production for a brief period in 1917/1918 and again in 1923, but nonetheless the company managed to survive for more than 135 years and, in fact, became the dominant player among Westerwald ceramics manufacturers in the period following World War II. Some questionable strategic decisions in the 1990s forced Gerz into bankruptcy and a partial liquidation in 1997, and in 1999 the company permanently shut down all manufacturing operations. Condition: Good condition, out of damage.
Gerz Antique Lidded Mug Pewter Lid German Beer Stein -Tavern Scene ca. 1900" is in sale since Wednesday, December 6, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany". The seller is "24hourshipment" and is located in Sherman Oaks, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.