Gnomes

Catalog No. 810

Pottery, relief, 2.0L, pewter lid.
Produced both with and without pouring spout.
Some examples marked “DRGM 250635”.

Text:
“In Freud u. Leid, trink alle Zeit.”
(In happiness and sorrow, drink all the time.)
“Frohlich und frei der Zecher sei.”
(Happy and free is the drinker.)

The German patent number DRGM 250635 was awarded to Adolf Diesinger in 1905 for an unusual, though not particularly practical, ceramic hinge (below left) which saw only limited application.

See also Nos. 813 and 814.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $200-$300
Ltd-color: $150-$225

 
     
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