Young Man Departing

Catalog No. 453

Pottery, relief, 1.0L or 0.5L, pewter lid.

“Was klinget u. singet die Strasse herauf.
Ihr Jungfrauen machet die Fenster auf.
Es zieht der Bursch ins Weite,
Sie geben ihm das Geleite.”

(What clangs and sings up the street?
Young women open your windows!
The lad is leaving.
They are accompanying him on his way out.)

Text is a somewhat modified version of the first verse of a poem entitled “Abschied” (Farewell), written in 1804 by Ludwig Uhland and later set to music by an unknown composer.

Matches Merkelbach & Wick No. 2133 (not currently available).

Price Ranges
1.0L Full-color: $150-$225 / Ltd-color: $125-$175
0.5L Full-color: $100-$150 / Ltd-color: $90-$125

HR 453 (1.0L)
HR 453 (1.0L)

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