Bearded Man Jug

Catalog No. 83

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 1.5L, inlaid or pewter lid.

This is a late 19th century interpretation of a form that dates back to around 1550. Bearded man jugs (Bartmannkrüge) feature the face of a bearded man at the neck representing the mythical woodland Wild Man of Germanic folklore, a symbol of strength and endurance.

Price Range: $90-$125

     
     
MW 83
MW 83

 
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