Catalog No. 816
Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.25L, pewter lid.
“Wo Götter thronen ist gut wohnen.”
(Where gods are enthroned is good living.)
Pictured on one side of this stein is Bacchus (or Dionysus), God of winemaking, fertility, ecstasy and theater, being pulled in his chariot by a satyr, one of a class of drunken and lustful gods. On the other is Venus (not shown), goddess of love, sex, beauty, and fertility.