Munich Child

Catalog No. 156

Porcelain, pottery or stoneware; etched (tapestry); 0.5L; pewter lid.

Text:
“Trinken ist das Allerbest,
schon vor tausend Jahr gewest.”

(Drinking has been the best thing of all,
even a thousand years ago.)

Created as the coat-of-arms or archival seal of Munich in 1239, the centrally depicted Münchner Kindl (Munich Child) has evolved from a hooded monk standing in front of Munich’s gate to a charming child and symbol of the city.

Price Range: $125-$175

 
     
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