B.P.O.E.

Catalog No. 2936

Pottery, etched, 0.5L, inlaid lid.
Exists with music box in base (add 20%).

The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks (B.P.O.E.) is an American fraternal order originally founded in 1868 as a social club for minstrel show performers. The 11th hour clock below the elks head in the central image is a traditional B.P.O.E. symbol for remembrance of departed members.

Sometimes seen with a F. Hollender & Co. NY Importers of Beer. written around a white top border band.

Price Range: $150-$225

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
 
     
Mettlach 2936
Mettlach 2936

 
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