Catalog No. 5208
Pottery, figural, 0.5L, figural pewter lid (tower roof), marked “F&M/N.”
“Gruss aus Nürnberg”
(Greetings from Nuremberg)
Made for the 1912 “VIII Deutsches Sängerbundesfest” (8th German Singers Federation Festival).
The building that served as the model for this stein is the landmark Frauenturm, a defensive tower constructed in the 16th century at Nuremberg’s main gate.
“F&M/N” is the mark of Felsenstein & Mainser, a Nuremberg finishing shop and distributor.
See also Nos. 1190, 5063, 5209, 5216, 5217 and 6019.
Price Range: $125-$175