Scrollwork with Saying

Catalog No. 557

Pottery or stoneware, threaded relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Es giebt der edle Gerstensaft
der Jugend Stärk dem Alter Kraft.”

(The noble barley juice gives
the young strength the old vigor.)

At least two special order versions of this stein were produced: one replacing the central text with a heraldic crest (below left); and another depicting the “Old Man of the Mountain”, a landmark natural rock formation once found in the White Mountains of New Hampshire (below center).

See also No. 1021 and 1022

Price Range: $50-$70

     
RH 557
RH 557

 
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