Courting Couple

Catalog No. 1501

Stoneware, transfer, 0.5L, pewter lid.

“Von allen Mädchen, so blink und so blank,
gefällt mir am besten die Lore!”

(Of all the girls, so shiny and so sparkling,
I like Lore the best!)

Text is from a German folk song entitled “Die Lore am Tore” (Lore at the Gate), written in 1797 by Christian Bole, based on an earlier piece by English song-writer Henry Carey entitled “Sally in our Alley”.

Same model number applied to jug decorated with Scrollwork.

Price Range: $50-$70

MR 1501
MR 1501

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