Barley and Hops with Saying

Catalog No. 1738

Stoneware, etched and threaded relief, 3.0L, inlaid lid.

Text:
“Hurrah dem Hopfen! Hurrah dem Malz!
Sie sind Lebens Würze und Salz.”

(Hurrah the hops! Hurrah the malt!
They are life’s spice and salt.)

The hexagram on the lid, often mistaken to be the Jewish Star of David, is actually a German brewing symbol seen frequently on beer steins produced through the early 20th century.

Master stein to No. 1744.

Price Range: $250-$350

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
 
     
Mettlach 1738
Mettlach 1738

 
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