Drunken Jester on Barrel

Catalog No. 436

Pottery, etched, 0.5L, pewter lid, signed “Bdl.”

“Wer zuviel trinkt, der ist ein Narr.
Wers trinken hasst, noch mehr fürwahr!”

(He who drinks too much is a fool.
He who hates to drink is yet a bigger one!)

Although not specified on the stein itself, the central image is likely intended to depict Till Eulenspiegel, a merry trickster from German folklore, renowned for practical jokes intended to expose the foibles and vices of his contemporaries.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $150-$225
Ltd-color: $125-$175

HR 436
HR 436

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