Figures in Ancient Roman Garb

Catalog No. 497

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 3.0L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Wollt Ihr leben hoch gesundt, so trinket aus bis auf den Grundt.”
(If you want to live a healthy long life, then drink to the bottom.)
“Ein Weib, ein Esel, eine Nuss, diese drei man klopfen muss.”
(A woman, a donkey, a nut, these three need to be beaten.)
“Lass an Dich kommen, trink moderat dass Dir die Gottes Gab nicht schad.”
(Let things happen, drink moderately so that God’s gift does not harm you.)
“Halt Dein Herz in stiller Hut, denn viel verdauen Schaden thut.”
(Take care of your heart, to accept too much is hurtful.)

See also No. 147.

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

 
     
JWR 497
JWR 497

 
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