Schützenfest Scene

Catalog No. 390

Pottery, etched, 4.0L, inlaid lid.

“A’ Büchserl zum schiessen, a’ Stoassring zum schloan,
a’ Deand’l zum küssen muss an echter Bua han.”

(A rifle to shoot, a skeet to hit,
a girl to kiss must a real boy have.)

A Schützenfest is a German shooting match. They were popular social events during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and still occur today. Image taken from a painting by Franz Defregger (1835-1921).

See also Nos. 462, 484 and 1402.

Price Range: $300-$400

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
AJT 390
AJT 390

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