“Bear with Shooter’s Coat-of-Arms”

Catalog No. 731

Pottery, figural, 0.5L.

Text:
“Xtes Deutsches Bundesschiessen. Berlin. 1890”
(10th German National Shooting Competition. Berlin. 1890)

The bear was adopted as a heraldic symbol of the City of Berlin in 1709 and has evolved over the years into something of a city mascot.

Production of this stein was relatively short-lived, being replaced at model No. 731 after 1890 with a relief decorated vase.

See also No. 732.

Price Range: $450-$600

     
     
RM 731
RM 731

 
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