Satyr with Saying

Catalog No. 1347

Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Beim rauchen und beim trinken, bin ich stets zu finden.”
(Where there is smoking and drinking, I can always be found there.)

A Satyr is a creature in Greek mythology that was part human and part goat. Satyrs were both playful and lustful, roaming the forests and mountains, often as part of the entourage of the God Dionysus. They are generally pictured as being very hairy, and with the horns, ears and lower body of a goat.

Price Range: $75-$100

     
     
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