Landsknecht Raising Ewer

Catalog No. 1866

Pottery, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

“Spar nicht ängstlich Geld u. Gut,
trinke wenn dir’s schmecken thut.”

(Don’t timidly save money and possessions,
drink when it tastes good to you.)

A Landsknecht was a feudal serf used for military purposes by his master. These “soldiers” were often traded between landowners and were, in a sense, the equivalent of modern mercenaries, with the important difference that they were not free to choose their employer.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $75-$100
Ltd-color: $60-$80

MR 1866
MR 1866

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