Adolf Stockhammer. Otto Stockhammer. / Gebrüder Stockhammer
Vierthalerstraße 3, Franz-Josefstraße 26, Sigmund-Haffnergasse 6, Salzburg, Austria.
Porzellanmalerei und -photographie, Porzellan- und Glasmalereien / Hand painting and photo transfer onto porcelain, Porcelain & glass decorators.
The Stockhammer family seems to have consisted of Adolf, Andreas, Karl and Otto. It is currently unknown whether they were brothers, or father and sons. They appear to have traded as individuals as well as brothers, i.e. Gebrüder Stockhammer. Adolf's business was founded at Vierthalerstraße 3, in 1898. Last listed having three employees and two round ovens for curing glazes at the above address in the contemporaneous publication: Adressbuch der Keram-Industrie of 1937. It is unknown if the company operated after this date. The Gebrüder Stockhammer (Adolf & Otto) company ran between 1906 - 1918, advertising both day to day and luxury goods for kitchen and household in hotels, cafés, guesthouses and private homes. Also photographically decorated porcelain, with workshops in Salzburg, Vierthalerstraße 3, offices in Franz-Josefstraße 26, and shop & showrooms at Sigmund-Haffnergasse 6. Owners Adolf and Otto Stockhammer.
Purchased steins from: Villeroy & Boch - Mettlach Haas & Czjzek
1/2 litre brewery stein,
Stieglbräu of Innsbruck 1492 - 1926
Also sold by Rasper & Söhne of Salzburg
Decorator's base mark on above stein, dated 1926.
In old German handwriting, e.g. Kurrentschrift, the macron (dash) over the "m" in the above signature, translates as "mm" in modern text; hence "Stockhammer"
Gewidmet vom Verein "Selbsthilfe" unsern
Dedicated to our "Self Help" Association
Founding member 1917-1929
Stein manufacturer Haas & Czjzek of Chodov,
(A suburb of Prague), Czechoslovakia.
Basemarks on the above stein, which include the decorator Otto Stockhammer and the stein manufacturer Haas & Czjzek of Chodov, Czech Republic.
Impressed mark on the base of the featured stein, above.
Artist's Ink stamp on Villeroy & Boch - Mettlach brewery stein. Matttighofner Brewery, Mattighofen, Austria.
Brewery dated between 1550 - 1975.
In old German handwriting, e.g. Kurrentschrift, the macron (dash) over the "m" in the above signature, translates as "mm" in modern text; hence "Stockhammer".