“Old German Table Companions”

Catalog No. 2005

Pottery, etched, 0.5L, inlaid lid, signed “HD”.

“Wohl bekomm’s.” (lid)
(To your health.)
“Gut essen und trinken
is besser denn schminken.”

(To eat and drink well
is better than to put on make-up.)

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.

Price Range: $200-$300

Lid Inlay
Lid Inlay
Mettlach 2005
Mettlach 2005

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