Landsknecht Toasting

Catalog No. 1270

Pottery, threaded relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

“Dein Wohl!”
(Your health!)

A Landsknecht was a feudal serf used for military purposes by his master. 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.

Price Range: $75-$100

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