Catalog No. 275A
Pottery, etched, 2.0L, inlaid or pewter lid.
Each of the six scenes around the center band depict a different verse from the poem “Altassyrisch” (Old Assyrian) by Josef Viktor von Scheffel (1826-1886), which tells the story of a student who eats and drinks at a tavern named the Black Whale, until he is confronted with a bill which he cannot pay, at which point he is unceremoniously ejected.
Master stein to Nos. 275B/I, 275B/II, 275B/III, 275B/IV, 275B/V and 275B/VI.