Couples and Musician

Catalog No. 500

Pottery, etched, 0.25L, pewter lid.

“Freut euch des Lebens so lang das Lämpchen glüht,
pflücket die Rose ehe sie verblüht.”

(Enjoy life as long as the lamp glows,
pick the rose before it is spent.)

Text is taken from a song entitled “Freut euch des Lebens” (Enjoy Life), written in 1793 by Martin Usteri and set to music that same year by Hans Georg Nägeli.

See also No. 452.

Price Range: $100-$150

HR 500
HR 500

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