Catalog No. 396
Pottery, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.
“Dieses schöne Land ist mein Steirland,
ist mein liebes, teures Heimatland.”
(This beautiful land is my Styria,
is my beloved, treasured homeland.)
Central image derived from a painting entitled “Ball auf der Alm” (Ball on the Alpine Meadow) by Franz Defregger (1835-1921).
Text is from the anthem of the Austrian state of Stryia, written in 1809 by Jacob Dirnböck and set to music in 1810 by Ludwig Carl Seydler.