Catalog No. 5116
Pottery or stoneware, figural, 0.5L, inlaid lid.
“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.
Base marked “Gbr G/N” (Goldschmidt Brothers, a Nuremberg finishing shop and distributor).
See also Nos. 676, 5113 and 5114.
Price Range: $90-$125