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Vintage English Pewter Beer Stein - Gaskell & Chambers Birmingham Half Pint Pewter Stein - Pewter Mug or Beer Stein Gaskell/Smellies England

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This pewter stein looks aged, but likely dates to the mid-1900's or later. It is half-pint size. On the bottom is the stamp of Gaskell & Chambers of Birmingham, England. There's also an interesting sequence of numbers on the inside of the bottom rim, as well as the usual verification mark (in this case, a crown with "GR" and "6"), the capacity mark (half pint), and "A 23".

There is wear to the pewter surface, a little rust in the interior, and some minor irregularity to the shape.

Gaskell & Chambers was founded in 1892 when Cornelius Chambers bought Gaskell's shop. The Gaskell & Chambers factory was bombed in 1941. But that wasn't the end of the company. The molds were sold to the Birmingham firm of Smellies. Smellies closed in 1983.


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5 out of 5 stars
Mar 6, 2018
The pictures do not do this item justice! I love all the fine details, the gold and shamrocks! Thank you so much, can't wait to use it and show it off! Time to have the girls over for a luncheon tea!
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Vintage English Pewter Beer Stein - Gaskell & Chambers Birmingham Half Pint Pewter Stein - Pewter Mug or Beer Stein Gaskell/Smellies England

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