Friedrich Jahn with Cap

Catalog No. 40

Porcelain, figural, 0.5L.

Friedrich Ludwig Jahn (1778-1852), or “Turnvater Jahn”, is credited with responsibility for the rebirth of gymnastics in Germany during the early 19th century, and for development of gymnastics equipment such as the parallel bars and pommel horse.

See also No. 41.

Price Range: $1,000-$1,300

     
     
Schierholz 40
Schierholz 40

 
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