Imperial Eagle and Military Symbols

Catalog No. 1407

Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

�Pro Patria et Gloria� (Latin)
(For country and glory)
�Lieb� Vaterland, magst ruhig sein,
fest steht und treu die Wacht, die Wacht am Rhein!�

(Dear fatherland, rest easily,
solid and true stands the watch, the watch on the Rhine!)

German text is the chorus from �Die Wacht am Rhein� (The Watch on the Rhine), a patriotic anthem, written in 1840 by Max Schneckenburger and set to music in 1854 by Karl Wilhelm.

This stein can also be found with a Bavarian coat-of-arms replacing the imperial eagle (below left).

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

RH 1407
RH 1407

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