Art Nouveau Design with Saying

Catalog No. 1615

Stoneware, impressed, 2.5L, pewter lid.
Design attributed to Fritz Helmuth Ehmcke.

“Ein starkes Bier, ein beizender Tobak und eine Mag im Putz, das ist nun mein Geschmak.”
(A strong beer, a bitter tobacco and a girl in fine clothes, now that is my taste.)

Text is a line spoken by a student in Part I, Scene II of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s classic play Faust.

Price Range: $450-$600

SPG 1615
SPG 1615

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