“Lindenwirtin”

Catalog No. 787

Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Keinen Tropfen im Becher mehr,
Lindenwirtin du Junge.”

(No more drops in the beaker,
Linden hostess so young.)

Text is from the poem “Die Lindenwirtin”, written by Rudolph Baumbach in 1876 and set to music in 1878 by Franz Wilhelm Abt. The poem honors Ännchen Schumacher (1860-1935), perhaps the most famous innkeeper in German history and a popular figure with German students.

Price Range: $125-$175

     
     
DB 787
DB 787

 
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