Renaissance Drinker

Catalog No. 242

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 2.0L, pewter lid.

“Iss’ was gar ist, trink was klar ist.”
(Eat what is cooked, drink what is clear.)

Although not specified on the stein itself, the central image is likely intended to depict Sir John Falstaff, one of the most famous comic characters in all English literature, appearing in four of Shakespeare’s plays and later in Giuseppe Verdi’s opera Falstaff, first staged in 1893.

See also No. 232B.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $125-$175
Ltd-color: $100-$150

SPG 242
SPG 242

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