Gnome Adjusting Clock

Catalog No. 661

Pottery, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Feierabend”
(Closing time)
“Wo Kühl und hell der Keller ist,
da ist mein Thron ein dunkes Fass.”

(Where the cellar is cool and bright,
a dark barrel is my throne.)

Central image is taken from an illustration by Heinrich Schlitt (1849-1923), part of an 1890 mural that once graced the Wiesbaden Ratskeller, but was sadly destroyed in World War II.

See also Nos. 528, 554, 586, 654, 655, 656 and 659.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $125-$175
Ltd-color: $90-$125

     
     
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