“Bismarck Bust”

Catalog No. 1411

Pottery, figural (acorn), 0.5L, inlaid lid.

Text:
“Wir Deutsche fürchten Gott, sonst Nicht’s auf der Welt!”
(We Germans fear God, otherwise nothing else in the world!)

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.

Text is taken from a speech given by Bismarck to the German Reichstag on February 6, 1888.

See also No. 1416.

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

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
 
     
RM 1411
RM 1411

 
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