The Reading Room



The Reading Room contains links to approximately 100 informative articles and resources for stein collectors. This material is  organized into general categories as shown below. For ease of navigation, you may click on any of the categories and your browser will take you directly to that section. Or, of course, you can navigate the list by scrolling up and down.

Sources which deserve special attention are:

If you can’t find what you are looking for here, perhaps you can find it in one of the External Links of Interest.

Most recently added or updated:

Miniatures – An Introduction by Les Paul (Prosit September 2003)
Miniatures – Alabaster minis by Les Paul (Prosit March 2004)
Miniatures – Brewery minis by Les Paul (Prosit September 2004)
Miniatures – Character minis by Les Paul (Prosit June 2005)
Miniatures – Charms and Pins by Les Paul (Prosit June 2007)
Translations Illustrated by Roy De Selms (updated on a regular basis) 

Getting Started: An Introduction to Stein Collecting


Specific Areas of Collecting Interest:

Glass Steins:

Reference Works:

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Miscellaneous Articles:

Manufacturers, Artists, Designers, etc.:

Themes and Stories on Steins: