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I have a 22x13 picture of western (cowboy) dressed men in a bar. They are
drinking beer, as it shows the bartender pouring a glass from a keg on the
bar with Hamms printed on it. The figures are all in black ink on a sepia?
or senna? color background. In the right lower edge it is printed "From the
Hamms 1865 Collection." My Dad wholesaled Hamms beer in the 50's and I found it in his house after
he passed away. Is it worth anything? My mother has 14kt gold jewelry given
to her by the Hamms Brewing Co. as gifts. 2 bracelets with a gold stein
charm with a blue stone in it. It doesn't say Hamms on it. My mother is 89
and alive and can verify, in writing, if necessary that indeed they came
from the Hamms Brewing Co. Do they have any value to a collector? Thank you
for your time in answering my questions. It will be much appreciated.
From Beer Dave: Ale Mary, Hamms was founded in 1865. That is what is meant in the
Hamms 1865 Collection. Hamms items are highly collectible. Most true
Hamms collectors would know of the Hamms jewelry. Go to www.bcca.com and
locate the North Star Chapter. They will steer you right and that's no
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