“Skull on Book”

Catalog No. 9136

Porcelain, figural, 0.5L (9136/2)
Also found as No. 9136/4, 0.4L, No. 9136/3, 0.3L, and in a 0.5L size with music box in base.

The 0.5L version of this stein is sometimes seen with glass eyes (add 40%).

Text (Latin):
“Gaudeamus igitur juvenes dum sumus.”
(Let us rejoice while we are young.)

Text is taken from the first two lines of a song in Latin entitled “De Brevitate Vita” (The Brevity of Life) that has been popular among German students since the 13th century.

Similar to Stahl No. 12274.

Price Ranges
9136/2: $400-$550
9136/4: $300-$400
9136/3: $250-$350
9136 w/ music box: $1,200-$1,500

Bohne 9136/4 with 9136/3
Bohne 9136/4 with 9136/3
Music Box Base
Music Box Base
Glass Eyes
Glass Eyes
 
     
Bohne 9136/2
Bohne 9136/2

 
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