Bearded Man Jug with Floral Scrollwork

Catalog No. 1597

Stoneware, relief, 5.0L, pewter lid.

This is an early 20th century representation 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: $175-$250

     
     
SPG 1597
SPG 1597

 
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