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%).
“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.
9136 w/ music box: $1,200-$1,500