Germania with Military Scenes

Catalog No. 5047

Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid, marked �F&M/N.�
Shown at right as personalized army reservist souvenir (add 40%).

Text (scene titles):
��b Aug und Hand f�rs Vaterland.�
(Train eye and hand for the Fatherland.)
(Soldier�s Life.)

Germania is an ancient symbol personifying the strength, unity and liberty of Germanic peoples. The depiction here is taken from the Niederwalddenkmal, a monument erected near Rudesheim on the Rhine River following the Franco-Prussian War in commemoration of the founding of the German Empire.

�F&M/N� is the mark of Felsenstein & Mainser, a Nuremberg finishing shop and distributor.

See also No. 59.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $150-$225
Ltd-color: $125-$175

MR 5047
MR 5047

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