Art Nouveau Heidelberg Souvenir

Catalog No. 5175

Stoneware, relief, 0.3L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Alt Heidelberg du feine”
(Old Heidelberg you fine city)

Text is the title of a poem honoring Heidelberg, written in 1853 by Josef Viktor von Scheffel and set to music in 1872 by Weise von Zimmerman.

The centrally depicted crowned rampant lion on a three-topped mountain has been a heraldic symbol of Heidelberg since the 15th century.

Price Range: $60-$80

     
     
MR 5175
MR 5175

 
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