Samuel Adams’
“GOLD” International Award Winner
beer bottle caps, 1985 – 2006

Series of 99 (or more) crowns

Avidly seeking donations, trades, purchases + more information
(particularly which cities are #52, #66, #68 & #91): info@samadamscaps.com

As of 06/11/10, sample size = 391 caps

Email us your own collection's census to be included here!

Completely blank inside - Odds = 4:1 — most common in series (seasonal brews are blank).

Number sequence below printed inside caps

    Denver

  1. 1985
    Odds = 98:1
  2. 1986
    Odds = 130:1
  3. 1987
    Odds = 391:1
  4. 1988
    Odds = 98:1
  5. 1989
    Odds = 196:1
  6. 1990
    Odds = 196:1
  7. 1992
    Odds = 196:1
  8. 1994

  9. Denver
    Odds = 391:1
  10. Chicago
    Odds = 98:1
  11. Wichita
    Odds = 65:1
  12. 1995

  13. London
    Odds = 98:1
  14. Chicago
    Odds = 98:1
  15. 1996

  16. Chicago
    Odds = 78:1
  17. 1997

  18. Denver
    Odds = 43:1 — most common numbered cap
  19. Chicago
    Odds = 196:1
  20. 1998

  21. Denver
    Odds = 130:1
  22. Rio de Janeiro
    Odds = 98:1
  23. Melbourne
    Odds = 130:1
  24. 1999

  25. Helsinki
    Odds = 130:1
  26. Stockholm
    Odds = 130:1
  27. Providence
    Odds = 130:1
  28. Brussels
    Odds = 65:1
  29. 2000

  30. London
    Odds = 65:1
  31. New Zealand
    Odds = 98:1
  32. Brussels
    Odds = 78:1
  33. Melbourne
    Odds = 56:1
  34. Idaho Falls
    Odds = 130:1
  35. 2001

  36. Brussels
    Odds = 98:1
  37. New Zealand
    Odds = 65:1
  38. London
    Odds = 196:1
  39. Chicago
    Odds = 130:1
  40. Idaho Falls
    Odds = 391:1
  41. Melbourne
    Odds = 196:1
  42. San Francisco
    Odds = 391:1
  43. Calgary
    Odds = 98:1
  44. Helsinki
    Odds = 196:1
  45. Stockholm
    Odds = 130:1
  46. Boston
    Odds = 98:1
  47. Providence
    Odds = 391:1
  48. 2002

  49. Melbourne
    Odds = 196:1
  50. Boston
    Odds = 391:1
  51. Copenhagen
    Odds = 56:1
  52. Chicago
    Odds = 78:1
  53. Brussels
    Odds = 130:1
  54. Idaho Falls
    Odds = 98:1
  55. Aspen
    Odds = 391:1
  56. Denver
    Odds = 196:1
  57. London
    Odds = 130:1
  58. Providence
    Odds = 130:1
  59. 2003

  60. London
    Odds = 65:1
  61. Brussels
    Odds = 78:1
  62. ______
    Odds = >391:1 — four-way tie for least common cap in series
  63. Helsinki
    Odds = 98:1
  64. Providence
    Odds = 196:1
  65. Chicago
    Odds = 391:1
  66. Idaho Falls
    Odds = 391:1
  67. Boston
    Odds = 130:1
  68. Los Angeles
    Odds = 196:1
  69. 2004

  70. Frankfurt
    Odds = 78:1
  71. Helsinki
    Odds = 391:1
    (also an unnumbered version of Helsinki, 2004 - Odds = 130:1)
  72. Stockholm
    Odds = 391:1
  73. Chicago
    Odds = 65:1
  74. Boston
    Odds = 391:1
  75. London
    Odds = 391:1
  76. Brussels
    Odds = 130:1
  77. ______
    Odds = >391:1 — four-way tie for least common cap in series
  78. Idaho Falls
    Odds = 98:1
  79. ______
    Odds = >391:1 — four-way tie for least common cap in series
  80. Los Angeles
    Odds = 196:1
    (also an unnumbered version of Los Angeles, 2004 - Odds = 391:1)
  81. New Zealand
    Odds = 196:1
  82. Nuremberg
    Odds = 130:1
  83. Denver
    Odds = 391:1
  84. 2005

  85. Frankfurt
    Odds = 98:1
  86. Helsinki
    Odds = 196:1
  87. Brussels
    Odds = 130:1
  88. Chicago
    Odds = 391:1
  89. Boston
    Odds = 196:1
  90. Melbourne
    Odds = 130:1
  91. Los Angeles
    Odds = 130:1
  92. Denver
    Odds = 130:1
  93. Nuremberg
    Odds = 98:1
  94. London
    Odds = 98:1
  95. Idaho Falls
    Odds = 196:1
  96. Frankenmuth
    Odds = 65:1
  97. New Zealand
    Odds = 196:1
  98. 2006

  99. Frankfurt
    Odds = 391:1
  100. Brussels
    Odds = 98:1
  101. Los Angeles
    Odds = 130:1
  102. Denver
    Odds = 98:1
  103. Chicago
    Odds = 130:1
  104. ______
    Odds = >391:1 — four-way tie for least common cap in series
  105. Manitou Springs
    Odds = 196:1
  106. Idaho Falls
    Odds = 78:1
  107. Melbourne
    Odds = 56:1
  108. Frankenmuth
    Odds = 130:1
  109. Nuremberg
    Odds = 130:1