pre-pro.com home

SEARCH

<<  Previous    Next  >>

Index

BLUE WING (arched) / WHISKEY / (picture of a fat duck ) / CHAS. H. WITTENBERG, / DIST. CO. / ST. LOUIS, MO.

ID#: TGM1052
Buy a glass like this:
click for more details

BUY ME!
Glass Category:Liquor advertising
Glass Type:Thin-walled shot
Label Type:Usual white-etched label
Dimensions:2-3/16 " x 1-7/8 " x 1-3/8"
Edmonson:Not listed
State:MO
City:St. Louis
Notes:
Charles Wittenberg listed from 1884-1918.

This glass is not listed, but a variant is in HSG, p. 26, entry #8.

The Chas H. Wittenberg Distilling Co. is listed at 2652-2654 Franklin Ave from at least 1916 to 1918.
Business directories are incomplete, but Charles Wittenberg is identified as a wholesaler from 1884. He was at 1015 Washington Ave. He moved to Franklin Ave in 1886 then his sons joined the company in 1894. Apparently they weren't much help because they left again in 1897. The switch to "Distilling Co." occurred some time after 1900.

Brand names used by this company include: "Blue Wing."

Company name timeline:
Charles Wittenberg (1884-1888), Charles Wittenberg & Sons (1894-1897), Chas H Wittenberg (1898-1900), C H Wittenberg Distilling Co. (1916-1918)

Address timeline:
1015 Washington Ave (1884-1885), 2652-2656 Franklin Ave (1887-1918)

Find out more about Charles Wittenberg
SEARCH

<<  Previous    Next  >>

Index

<top of page

SEARCH

<<  Previous    Next  >>

Index

This glass is shown for informational purposes only and is not for sale.

We MAY be able to find a glass like this for you, however.

Be warned, these glasses are rare antiques, around 100 years old. Prices range from $30 or so on the more common ones to $200 or more on the rarer ones.

Please send a message expressing your interest using the comment box below -- and don't forget to include an e-mail address or we have no way of knowing who to reply to!


Re glass ID# TGM1052:

Copyright © 2002-2018 pre-pro.com.  All rights reserved.