Another Round

In the 1300s, the bubonic plague swept through Europe killing millions of people.  In the late 1400s, little flies swarmed Central Europe during the summers.  To improve food sanitation conditions and allay fears of the return of the Black Death, some principalities in what is now Germany passed laws that required all food and beverage containers to be covered.  A hinged lid with a thumb lift was added to the humble mug and an icon was born.  Stoneware steins with pewter lids caught on and are still popular today.

A collection of beer steins and mugs is available at the shop for your drinking pleasure!

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About Elite Repeat Serving Stillwater

Elite Repeat Serving Stillwater is a resale boutique located in Stillwater, Oklahoma. We offer fine quality used, recycled and upcycled items. We sell clothing, shoes & accessories, jewelry, linens, small appliances, furniture, home decor, cookware, books, toys, art and craft supplies and many other things that you need. We also sell treasures of all kinds. Most of our treasures are very inexpensive, but occasionally we receive treasures of great value. These unique items will be featured on this blog. We invite you to browse our blog, be inspired and visit our store.