Catalog No. 456
Pottery, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.
“Die Lieb’ sei wahr, der Trank sei klar.”
(May the love be true, the drink be clear.)
Central image taken from a painting by Franz Defregger (1835-1921).
A special order version of this stein (below right) was produced for the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair, replacing the text on one side with an image of a Tyrolean castle, and adding “Tyrol in St. Louis 1904”. Additional D&B steins known to have been produced for the Fair include Nos. 268, 366, 406, 458, 523 and 575.
See also Nos. 214 and 592.
St. Louis: $200-$300