Catalog No. 602
Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.
“Der Trunk sei klar,
dein Lieb sei rar!
(May the drink be clear,
your love be rare!)
Scene taken from a poem entitled “The Trumpeter of 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. Original engraving entitled “Der erste Kuss” (The First Kiss) done in 1888 by Carl Schweninger (1854-1903).
See also Nos. 192, 582, 620 and (X35).