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Stern Beau sign ..... Need info please!

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Post by Sea Monkey » Fri Aug 10, 2018 3:58 pm

A buddy is trying to buy this sign but has no idea the value, age, or rarity. Any help or information would be greatly appreciated! Anyone seen one?
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Re: Stern Beau sign ..... Need info please!

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Post by pinnacle-project » Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:46 pm

I am not familiar with the value but it certainly is a beautiful sign. The color is great. I hope your friend is able to work out a deal.
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Re: Stern Beau sign ..... Need info please!

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Post by Kotto » Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:08 pm

From Belleville, Illinois, probably late 1930s through late 1940s. I see these around every now and then, but it's not a common sign like the Cooks from Evansville. I would say at least $200, and actually probably more than that to a southern Illinois collector because it looks to be in really good shape.

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Post by MEM1964 » Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:28 am

Looks like there is some touch up on it. mid 40's $600.00/$850.00

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Post by Longhorn Mike » Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:36 pm

Cool sign. I agree it's 40's. I would say $350. Anything higher is a lot of money for a small sign from a brewery that isn't well known or has a lot of collector interest.

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Re: Stern Beau sign ..... Need info please!

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Post by Sea Monkey » Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:17 am

Thanks guys for the info!
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