Siegfried and the Rhine Maidens

Catalog No. 55

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid, signed “GT” (Gustav Thinwibel).

“Grüß Gott mit hellem Klang,
heil deutschem Wort u. Sang!”

(Praise God with joyous sound,
hail German word and song!)

In this scene from Götterdämmerung (Twilight of the Gods), the final opera in Richard Wagner’s monumental Ring cycle, the hero Siegfried is warned of his impending death by the three Rhine maidens; Woglinde, Wellgunde, and Flosshilde.

See also Nos. 65 and 170.

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

MR 55
MR 55

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