“German Warrior League”

Catalog No. 36

Stoneware, relief and threaded relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

The German Warrior League (Deutscher Kriegerbund) was an association of war veterans and reservists formed in 1873 in Weißenfels, primarily to provide members with proper burial arrangements. This stein was made for the Munich branch and features a centrally placed Munich Child, a well-known symbol of the city. Side images (not shown) depict the Bavaria statue in Munich, a female personification of the Bavarian state, and Germania, an ancient symbol personifying the strength, unity and liberty of Germanic peoples.

Price Range: $100-$150

     
     
RM 36
RM 36

 
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