Beer pitcher

Object Number: 
2002.1.3451
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Copper, glass, wood
Dimensions: 
6 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.
Description: 
A copper beer pitcher with a inserted glass window in the side with five round portholes in the copper to view the level of liquid within. An half circular brass plaque on one side reads "Breidt's/ XXX/ Cream Ale". The removable lid has a wood knob.
Gallery Label: 

Peter Breidt's City Brewing Co., based in Elizabeth, New Jersey, was active from 1885 to 1920.

Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group