Touch mark of R. Wagner on 5 ring hinge assembly
of lid on Villeroy & Boch - Mettlach #1972.
Advert placed in the "Adressbuch für die
gesammte Brau-Industrie Europas," dated 1898.
R. Wagner in Mettlach (Rheinland)
Factory (for) metal lidded glasses and steins
with lids in a variety of forms, in the finest
English pewter with out lead content.
For breweries the artfully executed design
for the metal lid with the firm name,
crest or patented mark of choice
would be sent free of charge.
For large orders breweries get special prices.
Illustrated current prices are post paid free.
Bohemian beer steins for light (coloured) beers.
Each - Mark 1.10. Each - Mark 1.00.
N.B. Click to enlarge.