“The Surprise”

Catalog No. 1275

Stoneware, etched, 1.5L, inlaid lid, signed “KB” (Anton Killian “Karl” Beuler).

“Ein fröhlich Herz macht’s Leben lustig.”
(A cheerful heart makes life fun.)

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 “Die Überrashung” (The Surprise) done in 1888 by Carl Schweninger (1854-1903).

Price Range: $150-$225

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
MG 1275
MG 1275

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