Black Whale at Ascalon (Master)

Catalog No. 275A

Pottery, etched, 2.0L, 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.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $200-$300
Ltd-color: $150-$225

SPG 275A
SPG 275A

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