Pottery Etched 0.5L Inlaid Lid. This beer stein has been made in Germany around 1900s by Matthias Girmscheid and signed by GK.
At that time etched technique was very popular, and still until today's days. Stein designed with panoramic tavern scene.
Stein in mint condition, out of damage. Trink aus bis zum Grund, das ist dir gesund. Drink all the way to the bottom, that is good for your health. Founded in 1884 in the town of Höhr, the firm of Matthias Girmscheid merged briefly with the firm of Gilles & Sohn in the 1920s, no doubt in an effort to survive in Germanys difficult post-war economy. However, by 1930 the partnership had disolved and the two companies again began producing independently.Condition: Mint, out of damage. The item "Matthias Girmscheid X30 Antique Etched German Inlaid Lid Lidded Beer Stein Mug" is in sale since Monday, March 26, 2018. 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.