Siegfried and Greyfell

Catalog No. 1489

Pottery, etched, 1.0L, inlaid lid.

The scene on this stein, taken from an ancient epic German poem entitled the Nibelungenlied, depicts the mythical hero Siegfried and his horse Greyfell (a gift to Siegfried from Odin, the chief god) as they cross a river to reach the mountain lair of Fafnir, the dragon guarding the powerful ring of the Nibelungs.

Price Range: $125-$175

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
 
     
SPG 1489
SPG 1489

 
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