Landsknechte

Catalog No. (T91)

Pottery, threaded relief, 3.25L, pewter lid.
Oval mark on base: “A. Diesinger/Majolika-Fabrik/Höhr”.

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.

Price Range: $250-$350

     
     
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