Tavern Scene

Catalog No. 366

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Geh’ setz di her.”
(Come sit here.)
“Gerste mit Hopfen giebt gute Tropfen.” (some versions)
(Barley with hops gives good drops.)

Central image taken from a painting by Friedrich Prölß (1855-1934).

A special order version of this stein (bottom row) was produced for the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair, adding “1904” to the central image and replacing the cherubs originally depicted in the side panels with scenes from the Fair’s Tyrolean Alps concession. Additional D&B steins known to have been produced for the Fair include Nos. 268, 406, 456, 458, 523 and 575.

See also Nos. 272 and 502.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $75-$100
Ltd-color: $60-$80
St. Louis: $200-$300

 
   
DB 366
DB 366

 
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