Student Cat

Catalog No. 030

Pottery or stoneware, figural, 0.05L (1/20).

The “§11” on the cat’s stein makes reference to the Bier-Comment (beer code) of Heidelberg University, which begins with paragraph 11. Paragraphs 1 through 10 are left blank and are generally presumed to be the Biblical ten commandments. Paragraph 11 of the Heidelberg code reads: “Es wird fortgesoffen,” which is often (if loosely) translated as “Keep on drinking.”

See also Nos. 060 and 061.

Price Range: $100-$150

     
     
SPG 030
SPG 030

 
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