Bearded Man Jug with Shields

Catalog No. 1590

Stoneware, relief, 5.0L, pewter lid.

This is an early 20th century interpretation of a Renaissance period form. First introduced around 1550, bearded man jugs (Bartmannkrüge) feature the face of a bearded man at the neck representing the mythical woodland Wild Man of Germanic folklore, a symbol of strength and endurance.

Price Range: $250-$350

     
     
SPG 1590
SPG 1590

 
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