Landsknechte Carousing

Catalog No. 369

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

“Des Erdenslebens Sonnenschein ist trinken, lieben und froelichsein.”
(The sunshine of life on Earth is drinking, singing and being happy.)

Landsknechte were feudal serfs used for military purposes by their masters. These “soldiers” were often traded between landowners and were, in a sense, the equivalent of modern mercenaries, with the important difference that they were not free to choose their employer.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $75-$100
Ltd-color: $60-$80

SPG 369
SPG 369

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