Renaissance Drinker

Catalog No. 1190

Pottery, relief, 0.25L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Nach des Tages Schweiss
den kühlen Trunk ich preiss!”

(After the day’s sweat
I prize a cool drink!)

Although not specified on the stein itself, the central image is likely intended to depict Sir John Falstaff, one of the most famous comic characters in all English literature, appearing in four of Shakespeare’s plays and later in Giuseppe Verdi’s opera Falstaff, first staged in 1893.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $15-$25
Ltd-color: $10-$15

     
     
AJT 1190
AJT 1190

 
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