Hole drilled in bottom, was most likely used as a lamp. I can see why someone would want to make it a lamp, art work is very nice.
Die alten Deutschen tranken immer noch Eins. Translated: The old Germans always drank one more.. The item "Vintage Beer Stein Germany No Lid / Hole Drilled in Bottom 11 1/4'' tall" is in sale since Thursday, August 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany".The seller is "rayshi-77" and is located in Bunnell, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.