Munich Child on Barrel

Catalog No. 1867

Stoneware, etched, 0.5L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Hopfen und Malz, Gott erhalt’s.”
(Hops and malt, may God preserve them.)

Created as the coat-of-arms or archival seal of Munich in 1239, the centrally depicted Münchner Kindl (Munich Child) has evolved from a hooded monk standing in front of Munich’s gate to a charming child and symbol of the city.

See also Nos. 6149 and 1868.

Price Range: $100-$150

     
     
MR 1867
MR 1867

 
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