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Beer tray

Beer tray
Title
Beer tray
Date 
1885-1915
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
1 1/4 x 24 1/4 in. diameter
Description 
A large circular tray with a bright multicolored lithograph of a table with a vase of pink and ivory roses and a candelabra with red shades set with a platter holding a lobster with a lemon and a glass with two bottles of beer, one marked "Triune Three-in-One Ale/ Hops-Water-Malt/ McCormick Brewing Co./ Boston, Mass.", and "Salzberger Beer/ McCormick Brewing Co./ Boston, Mass." The James or James W. McCormick Brewing Co. or Brewery Co. was listed in Boston directories at least between 1885-1915.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3516
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group