Landsknechte at Table

Catalog No. 1159B

Pottery, threaded relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

Landsknechte were feudal serfs used for military purposes by their masters. These “soldiers” were often traded between landowners and were, in a sense, the equivalent of modern mercenaries, with the important difference that they were not free to choose their employer.

Master stein is No. 1111B. See also No. 1159.

Price Ranges: $90-$125

     
     
AD 1159B
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