“The Surprise”

Catalog No. 1525

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.25L, pewter lid.

Scene taken from a poem entitled “The Trumpeter of Säckingen”, written in 1853 by Josef Viktor von Scheffel, which tells the story of a love affair between a trumpeter and a baron’s daughter. Original engraving entitled “Die Überrashung” (The Surprise) done in 1888 by Carl Schweninger (1854-1903).

Second in a set of six, with 1524, 1526, 1527, 1528 and 1529. Master stein is No. 1504. See also Nos. 102, 224 and 315.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $40-$60
Ltd-color: $30-$45

MR 1525
MR 1525

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