Catalog No. 161

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, figural lid (woman or child), signed “KB” (Anton Killian “Karl” Beuler), text and configuration vary.

Text (known examples include one or two of the following):
“Des Ratsherrn Trunk ist ernste Pflicht, eine trockne Lampe leuchtet nicht.”
(The councilman’s drink is serious duty, a dry lamp gives off no light.)
“Das Füchslein ist ein kluger Wicht, die sauern Trauben geniest es nicht.”
(The fox is a clever scoundrel, it does not enjoy sour grapes.)
“Ein braver Mann trinkt immerdar, soviel es Tage gibt im Jahr.”
(An honest man drinks forever, as long as there are days in the year.)

Price Ranges
Full-color: $60-$80
Ltd-color: $50-$70

MG 161
MG 161

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