Otto von Bismarck

Catalog No. 1275

Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

�Der Zwietracht eiserner Erwuerger
Des deutschen Reiches Ehrenbuerger�

(The Iron Strangler of Strife
Honored Citizen of Germany)

Otto von Bismarck (1815-98) was known as the �Iron Chancellor� and is generally acknowledged as having been the prime mover in unifying the German states under a single ruler (Wilhelm I) and in the rise of Germany as a great European power.

Both the central image and the text on this stein are taken from the cover of a book entitled Bismarck, written in 1913 by Julius von Pflugk Harttung, 15th in a series of illustrated monographs by various authors, collectively named �Volksb�cher der Geschichte� (People�s Books of History).

Price Ranges
Full-color: $150-$225
Ltd-color: $125-$175

RH 1275
RH 1275

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