Landsknecht Drinking from Large Stein

Catalog No. 1281

Pottery, threaded relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

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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