“Falstaff’s Recruit Muster”

Catalog No. 1497

Pottery, etched, 2.0L, inlaid lid.

Text:
“Ehr, Lehr, Wehr, kein Mann braucht mehr.”
(Honor, education, military, no man needs more.)

Sir John Falstaff is one of the most famous comic characters in all English literature, shown here mustering recruits for the king’s army in a scene from Shakespeare’s Henry IV, Part 2, Act III.

Price Range: $150-$225

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
 
     
JWR 1497
JWR 1497

 
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