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Catalog No. 132

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid (stoneware example shown with animal horn inlay).

Text (some versions):
“Brunnensaft gibt wenig Kraft,
drum sag ich dir trink gutes Bier.”

(Juice from the well gives little strength,
thus I say to you drink good beer.)

Note that in a later pottery version (below right), the text in the central shield has been replaced with a coat-of-arms.

Price Range: $50-$70

 
     
RM 132
RM 132

 
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