Beer glass etched with the name of a German brewery, Lauchstädter Brunnen, in Hahnemann’s father’s home town; it is also marked with the measure, 150G.

How grateful to him was the leisure he allowed himself when, after finishing his evening’s work, he sat in his easy chair from 8 o’clock in the evening onwards, in his dressing gown and velvet cap, with his boots off, smoking his pipe and drinking a glass of mild beer!                               Allg. hom. Ztg., Vol 26, No 12, 1844