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Object ID 001372

Object Name Blatz Old Heidelberg Brew serving tray

Object Desc Rectangular, metal serving tray. Black background with red border. Image of bottle with glass and sandwich.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001868

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 7

Object Date

Start Year Range 1930s

End Year Range 1940s

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords trays,Old Heidelberg Beer,beer,American Art Works,beverages,promotional items,Blatz Brewing Company,breweries,advertising,serving trays,

Title Blatz Old Heidelberg Brew serving tray

Description Rectangular, metal serving tray for Blatz Old Heidelberg Brew. Black background with red edges. At top and bottom, interior edges Blatz logo. Center of tray is image of a bottle of Old Heidelberg at left with glass and a plate with sandwich, olives, celery and meat. At center to upper right "Old Heidelberg / Brew" written in Gothic text. At lower right edge "Better Because It's Ester Aged". Below that text is "The American Art Works, Inc Coshocton, Ohio". Back of tray is unfinished, dark gray metal.


Approx Collection Date

Height 1

Length 10.5

Width 13.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker American Art Works

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1868



Date JAN 31,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Overall, front and back have minor scratches in metal. Edges are worn and there is loss of paint, chipped off. Interior bottom has white spotting. Liquid stain at lower left edge. At right edge near center there is a series of scratches with blue coloring. At left edge there is loss of paint enamel which looks to have been touched up with red paint. Back is worn. Loss of enamel on edges. On top edge toward right there are two white lines. Discoloration. On exterior edges some small spots of rust.


Date JAN 31,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 12 from Room 7, Shelf 15 - automatic entry by admin

Date FEB 27,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 7 from Room 7, Shelf 12 - automatic entry by admin