Man’s beer can collection worth $1.6m

15th December, 2015 by Lauren Eads

It seems that one man’s trash really is another man’s treasure, at least for one beer enthusiast, whose collection of 87,000 vintage beer cans has been valued at US$1.6 million.

Jeff Lebo has been building his collection of beer cans for the past 40 years

Jeff Lebo, 53, began collecting cans in 1975 at the age of just 13 and has since amassed thousands of unique cans from all over the world. He is now using his collection as a tourist attraction, lining the walls of his Brewhouse Mountain Eco Inn in Pennsylvania with beer can paraphernalia and charging guests to sleep in the novelty accommodation.

The vacation home is now filled with 87,000 containers of vintage booze, obsessively curated over the past 40 years and….

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