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Catalog No. 392

Pottery, threaded relief, 0.3L, pewter lid, text varies.

Text (pictured examples):
“Iß was gar ist, trink was klar ist, red’ was wahr ist, lieb was rar ist.”
(Eat what is cooked, drink what is clear, speak what is true, love what is rare.)

“Genieß’ in diesem Gerstensaft, des Weines Geist, des Brodes Kraft.
(Enjoy in tin this barley juice, the spirit of wine, the strength of bread.)

“Man spricht von vielen Trinken wohl, doch nie von grossem Durst.”
(One surely speaks of much drinking, but never of the large thirst.)

“Sitzt du gut so sitze feste, alter Sitz das ist der Beste.”
(If you’re sitting well then sit firmly, an old seat is the best.)

Text variations are designated by a letter (A-F) following the model number.

Master stein is No. 557.

Price Range: $35-$50 (each)

M&W 392A
M&W 392A
M&W 392C
M&W 392C
 
M&W 392D
M&W 392D
M&W 392F
M&W 392F
 
MW 392A
MW 392A

 
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