Catalog No. 225
Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, inlaid lid.
“Proletarier aller Länder, vereinigt euch.”
(Workers of the world, unite.)
“Freiheit, Gleichheit, Bruederlichkeit”
(Freedom, Equality, Fraternity)
Named figures on the body of this stein are Karl Marx and Ferdinand Lassalle, early leaders in the German Socialist movement of the mid-19th century. Pictured on the lid inlay are Ferdinand August Bebel and Wilhelm Liebknecht, the two principal founders of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands, SPD).