Haberfeldtreiben with Saying”

Catalog No. 212

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Haberfeldtreiben uralter Brauch, getrunken aber wird dabei auch.
Wir freuen uns drum weil’s Habern geht um.”

(Haberfeldtreiben is ancient custom, but there is drinking as well.
We are happy since Habern is going on.”

The German term “Haberfeldtreiben” (literally, “driven to the oat field”) has no English equivalent. It refers to a form of local justice practiced in Bavaria through the early 18th century wherein villagers would chase undesirables out of town, often wrapped in goat skins.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $75-$100
Ltd-color: $60-$80

     
     
DB 212
DB 212

 
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