“In the Black Whale at Ascalon”

Catalog No. 2244

Pottery, relief, 0.3L, inlaid lid, signed by J. Stahl.

Second in set of three, with Nos. 2243 and 2245, based on the poem “Altassyrisch” (Old Assyrian) by Josef Viktor von Scheffel (1826-1886), which tells the story of a student who eats and drinks at a tavern named the Black Whale, until he is confronted with a bill which he cannot pay, at which point he is unceremoniously ejected.

Master stein is No. 2194.

Price Range: $100-$150

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Mettlach 2244
Mettlach 2244

 
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