Gambrinus Raising Chalice

Catalog No. 426

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

Text:
“Des Lebens Sonnenschein ist Lieben, Trinken, Fröhlichsein.”
(The sunshine of life is loving, drinking, being happy.)

Gambrinus, “the king of beer”, has long been a universal symbol of beer and brewing. It has been suggested that the character may be drawn from the claimed real-life inventor of hopped malt beer, Jan Primus (Johann I), a 13th-century Belgian Duke and President of the Brussels Guild of Brewers.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $60-$80
Ltd-color: $50-$70

     
     
JWR 426
JWR 426

 
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