Catalog No. 4
Pottery or stoneware, relief, 1.5L, pewter lid.
“Behüt dich Gott, es wär so schön gewesen.”
(May God watch over you, it would have been so nice.)
Scene and text taken from a poem (Der Trompeter von Säckingen) written in 1853 by Josef Viktor von Scheffel, which tells the story of a love affair between a trumpeter and a baron’s daughter.
Same model number applied to a stein entitled “In the Realm of Sounds” and another depicting Renaissance Figures.
See also Nos. 999 and 1691.